The Diabetic Diet

Diabetic recipes can be delicious as well as nutritious. Avoid high blood sugar and low blood sugar by following a well-designed meal plan. The thought of having to convert to eating a diabetic diet can be intimidating, especially to someone who is newly diagnosed with diabetes. Continue reading “The Diabetic Diet” »

Diabetes and Diet

You’ve recently been diagnosed with diabetes and enough of what the doctor said has sunk in that you realize you need to closely evaluate your diet. Although there was probably a lot of “don’t eat this” and “be sure to watch out for that,” hopefully there was also some encouragement, Continue reading “Diabetes and Diet” »

SUGAR CONSUMPTION

Sugars are carbohydrates, and carbohydrates are sugars. That is, all carbohydrates are ultimately broken down by the body to yield sugars, which then serve as a source of energy in the form of calories. There are a number of different terms used to describe sugars and carbohydrates, such as simple sugars, refined sugar, complex carbohydrates, etc. Continue reading “SUGAR CONSUMPTION” »