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Halle Berry: Pregnancy and the older mom

Tom Hanks has revealed he is suffering from diabetes – which could have been triggered by gaining and losing weight for movie roles over his 30-year career, according to reports. These alarming figures called for more awareness of diabetes management and especially new and effective treatment options for patients by leading health practitioners and diabetes professionals during a seminar on diabetes management which was organised by a Danish pharma company at a local hotel on Thursday. World Health Organisation statistics show that 347 million people worldwide have the condition, which can damage the heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys, and nerves –  increasing the risk of heart disease, kidney failure, stroke and blindness. And maybe the power of the talk did not reside in words. “It’s a learning curve, and not everyone understands it well [in the beginning],” she says. Posted: 11/ 18/2015; Tags: celebrity, halle berry, diabetes, diabetic, type 2 diabetes.. But author does not take it for granted that it is possible to upgrade from type 1 to type 2 diabetes.

Comedian, actress, author and “The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd says she was in denial after she was told she had pre-diabetes. The ‘Cloud Atlas’ star admires her mother, Judith, for raising her and sister Heidi by herself after their father left them and feels it was her upbringing which encouraged her to work hard in life. Regular blood sugar testing can help you monitor how your treatment routine is working. There are also risks for the baby of an older mom. Research shows that your chances of having a premature delivery and/or low-birth weight baby increase with the mother’s age. Infect any adrenalin rush does tend to raise blood sugar, but diabetic can take extra insulin or tighten his diet or compensate it with some regular exercise to manage the situation well . It’s a lot harder than it used to be [she laughs].

Nelson adds. Fortunately, there is now a low-risk blood test that is safer for both moms and babies.

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