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Potatoes, Pregnancy and Gestational Diabetes: What’s the Deal?

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes and Pregnancy, Diabetes Conditions, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes testing supplies, gestational diabetes, Insulin pump supplies, pregnancy and diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes
Recent research shows that women who eat a diet high in potatoes might have an increased risk of developing gestational diabetes. Potatoes seem to be on every menu and for good reason: The starchy tubers are cheap, nutritious and delicious. Although once only widely eaten in Europe, North America and eastern Europe, recent years have… Continue Reading

Diabetes Friendly Recipes for NEXT St. Patrick’s Day!!

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes supplies, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Insulin pump supplies, Insulin Pumps, Tips for People with Diabetes
Living with diabetes doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your favorite holiday foods. There are plenty of diabetes friendly recipes if you want to enjoy a LATE or a VERY EARLY St. Patrick’s Day this year!   Better late than never………Holiday’s celebrated with friends, family and special foods don’t have to be a problem if you… Continue Reading

Countdown to New Year’s Eve Party Planning: The Diabetes Friendly Way

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes supplies, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Obesity and Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes
New Year’s Eve means lots of delicious food. You won’t be left out when you whip up some of these diabetes friendly dishes.     Right before making those New Year’s resolutions to cut back or get into shape it seems everyone indulges on holiday treats. This can be a nightmare if you suffer from… Continue Reading

3 Steps for Living Healthier with Diabetes in the New Year

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Here are some suggestions for people suffering with diabetes to eat and live heathier in the coming year.   Eating healthy and exercising are common resolutions for many in the New Year, not just for those with diabetes. Although most of us start out with good intentions of living a healthier lifestyle, it’s easy to… Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes supplies, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Tips for People with Diabetes
Living with diabetes doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the holidays. Try a few of these recipes to keep your meal plan on track while enjoying your favorite foods.   It’s hard to believe, but it’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving is just a week away! For many of us, that means traveling to see… Continue Reading

“Fall” Head Over Heels for these Fall Friendly Foods

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Recipes, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Insulin Pumps, Tips for People with Diabetes
Here are some great fall foods that taste delicious and can help create a balanced diet for those with diabetes.   Fall weather is here, and thoughts of delicious fall foods like apples, pumpkins and squash come with it. But did you know certain fall foods can help create a balanced diet for those with… Continue Reading

Diabetes Friendly Fall Foods

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Don’t miss out on the rich, delicious foods that come along with fall if you suffer from diabetes. Here are some delicious recipes that won’t ruin your diet.   When the cool temperatures of fall blow through the apple orchards and pumpkin patches, our minds and stomachs immediately begin thinking about comfort foods. Often times… Continue Reading

Diabetes in Women: Your Questions Answered

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes and Pregnancy, Diabetes Conditions, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes supplies, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Insulin Pumps, Medication News, Tips for People with Diabetes
Seven common questions relating to diabetes in women.   Like most diseases, diabetes affects each person in a slightly different manner. Just as your body is uniquely yours, so is the diabetes that you manage. And being a woman with the Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes yields yet an additional set of distinct questions.… Continue Reading

Great Diabetes Friendly Recipes to Start a Great Day

Posted in Children with Diabetes, Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes supplies, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Insulin Pumps, Tips for People with Diabetes
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially for those managing diabetes. Get your day started right with these breakfast suggestions.   We’ve heard all our lives that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but when you’re also managing diabetes it’s even more important. In order to help your insulin… Continue Reading

Eating Carbs at the END of Your Meal Might Be Good for Your Health

Posted in Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes Statistics, Diet and Diabetes, New Devices for Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes
You might want to save that dinner roll for AFTER dinner. A recent study published in the American Diabetes Association Diabetes Care Journal found that eating carbohydrates at the end of your meal could help to reduce glucose and insulin levels. The study was conducted to determine if the order in which different types of… Continue Reading

Diabetes and Your Diet: Separating Fact from Fiction

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Insulin Pumps, Obesity and Diabetes, Summertime and Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes
As someone living with diabetes, it’s hard to know what information about your diet you should trust. Here are some things you may not know.   If you have diabetes, there’s a lot of information available on the subject, both good and bad. This is especially true when it comes to questions about what you… Continue Reading

Diabetes Friendly Summer Ready Salads

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Obesity and Diabetes, Summertime and Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes
Not all salads are diabetes friendly. Learn a few safe recipes that are delicious and still fit into a diabetes food regimen.     Summertime is here and July 4th barbecues and picnics are around the corner!  With fresh fruits and veggies more available, there are some yummy salads you can make that can be… Continue Reading

Hot Fun and Cool Summer Diabetes Friendly Drinks

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Now you can have hot fun and cool refreshing summer diabetes friendly beverages that have zero calories, no artificial sweeteners and that fit your diabetes plan. While having fun in the hot summer sun you’ll be looking for refreshment that meshes well with your diabetes meal plan. These summer drinks will have your taste buds… Continue Reading

Six Diabetes Friendly, Easy to Make Meals that Won’t Break the Bank.

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  A diabetes diagnosis and the need to eat right go hand in hand. But that doesn’t mean eating has to be dull or expensive. Here are some easy to make, diabetes friendly recipes that taste great and won’t break the bank. Each one will feed a family of four for ten dollars or less… Continue Reading

Healthy Eating with Strawberries

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Enjoy these diabetes friendly recipes filled with strawberries, a fruit packed with vitamin C, high levels of antioxidants and fiber. It’s perfect for eating well. The sunshine and warmer weather of spring means the abundant return of a favorite fruit of summer to the grocery store: strawberries. As you pass those beautiful strawberries in the… Continue Reading

Healthy Vegetarian Meal Planning

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diet and Diabetes, Insulin Pumps, Obesity and Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes, Type 2 diabetes
Studies indicate that a vegetarian diet encourages a healthy weight and also improves blood sugar control and insulin response for people with Diabetes  A vegetarian diet offers many health benefits for everyone. It promotes a healthy weight and decreases your risk of cardiovascular diseases. Studies indicate that for those managing diabetes, a vegetarian diet also… Continue Reading

Understanding Your Role as a Diabetes Caregiver

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Conditions, Diabetes Recipes, Diabetes testing supplies, Diet and Diabetes, Exercise and Diabetes, Insulin Pumps, Tips for People with Diabetes
Quick tips for those getting started as a diabetes caregiver and understanding how to support a loved one with a recent diabetes diagnosis A diabetes diagnosis can be mind-boggling for both patient and caregiver. When you work together, the transition to a healthier lifestyle does not have to be overwhelming. The tips below can help… Continue Reading

Trim the Fat, not the Flavor: Tips for Healthy Cooking

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Tips for those with diabetes to eat healthy and reduce dietary fat without sacrificing flavor including quick and easy to follow daily low-fat substitutes. Hearing from your doctor that you need to change to a healthier diet as part of your diabetes treatment plan may cause some to have thoughts of eating cardboard, kale chips,… Continue Reading

Fix it and Forget it Diabetes-Friendly Recipes

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There’s nothing better than coming home to the smell of a home-cooked meal! One great way to do that is to use a crock pot to slow cook all day while you go about work or play. Here are some diabetes-friendly crock pot recipes so you can enjoy the delicious taste of a home-cooked meal… Continue Reading

Comfort Food to Make Your Mouth Water and Your Glucose Monitor Happy

Posted in Diabetes, Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diet and Diabetes, Obesity and Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes, Type 2 diabetes
These comfort food recipes give people with diabetes options for eating gastronomically pleasing options so they do not have to sacrifice good flavor for health Your diet may have changed since your diabetes diagnosis but your taste buds certainly did not.  Eating healthily doesn’t mean food has to be flavorless.  There are many options for… Continue Reading

Enjoy the Holidays with These Diabetes Friendly Pie Recipes

Posted in Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diet and Diabetes, Holiday recipes, Insulin Pumps, Tips for People with Diabetes
Just because you have diabetes, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the holidays with a few sweet treats.   Enjoy these great holiday pie recipes guilt free! The holidays are just around the corner, which means it’s time for holiday foods! The majority of holiday foods, especially desserts, are loaded with sugar, and it can be difficult… Continue Reading

Diabetes-Friendly Tailgating Recipes

Posted in Diabetes Advice, Diabetes Recipes, Diet and Diabetes, Tips for People with Diabetes
Make one of these mouth-watering tailgate recipes that are both easy-to-make and diabetes-friendly.   Fall is finally showing it’s colors and that means we’re in the heart of the football season. And with football comes tailgating alongside your family, friends, and fans just like you.You’ll likely face your fair share of tempting tailgate treats this… Continue Reading

Tasty and Healthy Summer Recipes

Posted in Diabetes Recipes, Tips for People with Diabetes, Uncategorized
Try these five healthy, mouth-watering recipes that are diabetes-friendly and sure to keep your stomach happy this summer.   The summer season brings with it neighborhood BBQs, trips to the pool, and family gatherings. It also brings many opportunities to feast on healthy and (not-so-healthy) foods. This year, plan to enjoy every summer activity that… Continue Reading