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Glucose Tolerance Testing (GTT) in Pregnancy
May 16, 2014 ... Why the test is done: This test is done to determine if you suffer from gestational diabetes or glucose intolerance of pregnancy. How the test is ...
http://pregnancy.about.com/od/prenataltests/a/gtttest.htm
Jelly Beans as Alternative to Glucola - About Pregnancy and Childbirth
Jun 20, 2014 ... Jelly beans are an acceptable alternative for glucola. Glucola is a standard drink that is used when doing the glucose tolerance test (GTT).
http://pregnancy.about.com/od/diabetes/qt/Jelly-Beans-As-Alternative-To-Glucola.htm
Glucola - How did you feel about drinking glucola?
Nov 23, 2010 ... Glucola is a sugary sweet drink given during glucose tolerance testing (GTT) for gestational diabetes. Some love it, others hate, but how about ...
http://pregnancy.about.com/u/ua/prenataltests/Glucola-How-Did-You-Feel-About-Drinking-Glucola.htm
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT) for Diabetes - Type 2 Diabetes
The oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT), also referred to as the glucose tolerance test, measures the body's ability to metabolize glucose, or clear it out of the ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/symptomsdiagnosis/a/ogtt.htm
What Is the Glucose Tolerance Test? - About.com Weight Loss
Feb 15, 2014 ... Glucose tolerance test is a lab testing method to assess how the body metabolizes blood sugar. The oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) is the ...
http://weightloss.about.com/od/glossary/g/glucosetoleranc.htm
How Do I Know if I Have Insulin Resistance? - PCOS - About.com
Jun 9, 2014 ... It is typically secreted in response to a large amount of glucose, or sugar, ... include the fasting glucose level and the glucose tolerance test.
http://pcos.about.com/od/relatedconditions/a/insulin_resistance.htm
Understanding Your Blood Tests (PCOS) - About.com
Glucose Tolerance Test (GTT) This test will allow your physician to measure your response to a sugar stimulus. Insulin is the major hormone which deals with ...
http://pcos.about.com/od/callingyourdoctor/f/bloodtests.htm
Understanding the Fasting Plasma Glucose Test - Type 2 Diabetes
If the results are borderline, other tests might be done, including the oral glucose tolerance test or the postprandial plasma glucose test. Even if results are within ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/symptomsdiagnosis/a/fpgtest.htm
Tests Used to Confirm Diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes
This diagnostic test, called the oral glucose tolerance test, differs from the other two because you are asked to drink a sugary beverage as a way to measure how  ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/type1diabetesbasics/a/diagnosistype1.htm
What to Expect From Gestational Diabetes Testing - Type 2 Diabetes
Aug 24, 2007 ... Why it's done: The oral glucose tolerance test (also known as the glucose challenge screening) is routine for all pregnant women. It is far from ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/preventreversetypeii/a/gestdmtests.htm
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