goes away soon after delivery. When it does not go away, it’s then called type 2 diabetes. Even if diabetes does go away after the baby is born, half of all women who had gestational diabetes develop type 2 diabetes later. It’s important for a woman who has had gestational diabetes to continue to exercise and eat a healthy diet after pregnancy to prevent or delay getting type 2 diabetes. She should also remind her doctor to check her blood sugar every 1 to 3 years.
Tia Mowry Gets Candid About Endometriosis
Tia Mowry-Hardrict got candid about her fear of expanding her family due to her struggle with endometriosis, telling PEOPLE magazine, “I do suffer from endometriosis, so there’s a little bit of a challenge there.” Characterized by the growth of scar tissue outside the uterus, leading to severe pain, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services states that 5 million American women suffer from the condition. However, it appears that the 38-year-old, who hosts her own show on the Cooking Channel has discovered a way to soothe her symptoms. Her secret? Food!
“Food is powerful and has a significant impact,” she writes in an excerpt from her new book, Whole New You: How Real Food Transforms Your Life, For a Healthier, More Gorgeous You, per Health magazine. “No matter what you put in your mouth—the good, the bad, or the Cheeto—it’s doing something.”
About the new book, the former co-star of the sitcom “Sister, Sister” wrote in an Instagram post the day of its release:
“I tell my story of how I was diagnosed with endometriosis and how food was my medicine! In the book are over 100 recipes that nourished me to health and I was able to have my miracle Cree! I want to inspire, uplift and encourage with this book! I hope it nourishes your soul as it did mine!”
Yay!!!! TODAY is the day!!!! My new cookbook is available!!!! I tell my story of how I was diagnosed with endometriosis and how food was my medicine! In the book are over 100 recipes that nourished me to health and I was able to have my miracle Cree! I want to inspire, uplift and encourage with this book! I hope it nourishes your soul as it did mine! ❤ you all! Xoxo Tia Click link in bio to order:)
According to the Mowry, she was diagnosed in 2006 and soon after began experiencing debilitating abdominal pain.