Pregnant? Wondering what the glucose tolerance test is like and what happens if you fail it? Here’s my experience with gestational diabetes testing.
You've probably heard about this 'sugary drink test' that's typically performed during the 24th week of pregnancy. A glucose test is a routine test that checks your blood sugar level. Here's everything you need to know about the glucose test -- including how it tastes, what the blood glucose numbers mean, and how you can expect to feel during your glucose test.
I’m pregnant and not feeling good. Here’s what happened when I had elevated results on the gestational diabetes screening at 28 weeks — and some tips for surviving the 3-hour glucose tolerance test.