Gestational Diabetes and Pregnancy

April 1, 2019 Dr. Asha Jyoti 0

Diabetes and Pregnancy Gestational diabetes Diabetes can be present before pregnancy or can manifest de novo in mid-pregnancy due to hormonal changes. Such type of diabetes which occurs during pregnancy is known as Gestational Diabetes. This needs to be detected on time as it leads to adverse complications for both [Read More]

Calcium requirement during pregnancy

January 29, 2019 Dr. Asha Jyoti 2

Calcium requirement during pregnancy Pregnancy is a major event in a woman’s life. With so many changes in the body, change in dietary requirement also happens. Calcium is very important for normal body growth and body function. During pregnancy, the requirement of calcium increases especially during the third trimester because [Read More]

Importance of protein during pregnancy

March 9, 2018 Dr. Asha Jyoti 0

Importance of protein during pregnancy Developing fetus requires protein for their proper cell development. Different types of amino acids are required for the growth and therefore protein intake is important during pregnancy as it is the prime source of amino acids. As I am also going through the pregnancy phase [Read More]