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Gestational diabetes

What is gestational diabetes?

People with prediabetes have higher blood glucose levels than normal, but not high enough to be diagnosed with diabetes. Most will develop diabetes in 10 years, but many can prevent or delay the disease with by improved diet, increased exercise, and weight loss.

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Programs

Sweet Success©
Sweet Success, the California Diabetes And Pregnancy Program, is for pregnant patients with a history of diabetes or gestational diabetes. Learn how to control your glucose level, to protect you and your baby. Doctor’s referral is required

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Outpatient Diabetes Program
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
2 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Bldg. D, Suite 200
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-7220

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Our outpatient diabetes team --- doctors and certified diabetes educators --- support you in your journey to manage your diabetes and prevent the serious health problems that can come with it. We offer group classes and one-on-one appointments, depending on your needs. We can also provide this education in Spanish and other languages.

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