Type 2 Diabetes for Beginners American Diabetes Association (NOTICE: I will only pin ADA approved, JDA, American Medical Asso, Living with Diabetes, and/or other diabetes information that has been approved or/and what is known as "standard of care and information" for Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes)
Prev post1 of 3Next According to the American Diabetes Association, 25.8 million Americans have diabetes and by 2020 half of all Americans will suffer from this disease. Diabetes causes high blood sugar (glucose) levels due to lack of insulin production or function. It is mainly classified as either Type 1, in which the body fails
Generally, clean eating for diabetics involves keeping the amount of carbohydrates you consume in check. This menu is based on the guidelines of the American Diabetes Association. Even with dietary restrictions, it’s possible to eat a versatile and delicious range of foods. Diabetics don’t have to settle for a stale menu of the same old foods day in and day out.
Southern Broccoli Salad - This refreshing broccoli salad is a great summer side is straight from “Hello Taste, Goodbye Guilt!” by the Mr. Food Test Kitchen, a cookbook published by the American Diabetes Association. Pair it with barbecued chicken, grilled fish, veggie kabobs or pork chops.
I love Peanut Butter cookies. Here is a recipe from the American Diabetes Association. I have not made these yet, but definitely going to. Only thing I plan to change is in place of the sugar I will be using Splenda. Will keep you posted on how they turn out.