An Insider's Guide to Gestational Diabetes in Calgary

An Insider's Guide to Gestational Diabetes in Calgary

I have had two sugar babies. "Sugar babies" is a term used online by expectant parents who are pregnant with, or have given birth to, babies when they have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes.

In this post we will explore how gestational diabetes is diagnosed, options for management, options for your birth, and resources to learn more.

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Risk Doesn't Have To Be a Four Letter Word

Risk Doesn't Have To Be a Four Letter Word

We are a risk averse culture. We've all heard it said. But what does it mean? The Oxford dictionary defines risk averse as "not willing to do something if it is possible that something bad could happen as a result". Many of us make decisions in this way - we consider the worst possible outcomes and try to avoid making choices that might lead to those outcomes. On the surface, that makes a lot of sense. But the reality is that decision making is much more nuanced than that.

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