Dear Sir, My wife had gestational diabetes detected in 2009 during her first pregnancy. by adisyam. Here know in detail, whether is jaggery good for diabetic patient or not. 1. For individuals with diabetes especially, despite the other health benefits of jaggery, it is simply not worth the calories and glycemic index. Impure jaggery may have microbes. Rahul Gupta , Teacher at Kendriya Vidyalaya (1992-present) Answered 1w ago Author has 493 answers and 41.1k answer views far better than table sugar but consume in small quantities each time equal to size of toffee, you can take it every 2 hoursGet checked your fasting insulin if it is below 5 mIU/L it means you will not get diabetes in next 15 years. Is Jaggery Good For Diabetes? GD. by adisyam. Eating jaggery excessively will increase the calorie count and might lead to weight gain. Pre - diabetes before pregnancy. jaggery also nt good...bt better than sugar..heard that coconut palm sugar s better than these 2 ... Log in or sign up to post a comment! Prediabetes, where the blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be called diabetes. Sugars could raise blood sugar levels, and this will be problematic if you already have gestational diabetes. GD. Jaggery For Diabetes – Is It Safe? Gestational Diabetes, where pregnant women without a history of diabetes develop the disease due to high blood sugar levels. 1. Browse more posts. High glycemic index items are a strict 'no' to diabetics as they tend to raise blood sugar levels drastically, causing unnecessary pressure on the already disturbed insulin mechanism. Recent posts in Gestational diabetes help and support. 0. by hellowelcome. In order to make sure that you are not having excessive amounts of sugar, replace the regular sugar with jaggery.