Food Heaven Podcast hosts and registered Dieticians, Jess and Wendy‘s new episode, titled Understanding Gestational Diabetes, which is a nod to National Diabetes Awareness month, which is in November. For the show, they enlist dietitian superstar Lily Nichols, a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist, Certified Diabetes Educator, researcher, speaker, and author with a passion for evidence-based prenatal nutrition and exercise. Her book and online course, Real Food for Gestational Diabetes, presents a revolutionary nutrient-dense, lower carb diet for GD.
Gestational Diabetes is a form of high blood sugar affecting pregnant women.
New podcast to wrap up National Diabetes month: Understanding Gestational Diabetes w/ guest @lilynicholsrdn Gestational Diabetes affects up to 10% of pregnancies. Being a POC, older than 25y/o, having family history of diabetes, & PCOS are all risk factors. This episode is especially useful for women who wanna become 🤰🏽 & for providers who work w/ 🤰🏽 women. Lily provides so much expertise, and really questions our current recommendations & offers an alternative to conventional treatment. Listen under bio link 😘😘😘 and tag someone who would find this useful #diabetesawareness #diabetesawarenessmonth #diabetes #realfoodforgd #lilynichols