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Eating Right With Diabetes Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Eating Right With Diabetes.

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Exercising with Type 2 Diabetes

If your doctor has diagnosed you with Type 2 diabetes, then she has probably already told you about the importance of adding exercise to your treatment plan. Physical activity can help you improve your blood sugar control, lose weight, and reduce you...  Read more

Types of Diabetes

Under normal circumstances, the glucose (sugar) levels in your blood rise after you eat a meal or snack. In response, the body produces a hormone called insulin, which is necessary in order for the body to convert glucose in your bloodstream into usa...  Read more

How to Treat Diabetes-Related Hypoglycemia

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is a common complication of diabetes. In fact, the majority of people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes will experience hypoglycemia at one time or another—even if their diabetes is well controlled. Hypoglycemia c...  Read more

Why Do I Need to See a Diabetes Educator?

Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects more than 23 million people in the United States. If managed well, people with diabetes can live normal, healthy lives. However, the many devastating effects of uncontrolled or poorly controlled diabetes are...  Read more

Eating Well with Type 2 Diabetes

When you have diabetes, your diet plays a key role in controlling your blood sugar levels. SparkPeople strongly encourages everyone with diabetes to meet with a Registered Dietitian or a Certified Diabetes Educator in their area. These health profess...  Read more

When eating you have remember less is more😀 You
Updated 7/22/2016 10:45:33 AM

When eating you have remember less is more😀 You'll suprise yourself how a small serving of the right foods will fill you up😀...  Read more

Starting over right now! I did this years ago, los
Updated 7/22/2016 10:06:36 AM

Starting over right now! I did this years ago, lost weight, kept it off & felt great. Now, 2 kids later & my waist is the same measurement that my hips used to be!! (Just measured). Eeeek. I really hope I can commit and reach my goals!...  Read more

Haven't been eating very well this week. It'll be
Updated 7/22/2016 10:52:46 AM

Haven't been eating very well this week. It'll be interesting to see what the scale says on Sunday....  Read more

Haven't been eating very well this week. It'll be
Updated 7/22/2016 9:56:24 AM

Haven't been eating very well this week. It'll be interesting to see what the scale says on Sunday....  Read more

right amount of weight
Updated 7/25/2016 9:20:13 AM

so I work out at home, how do I know if I am not using enough weight or using to much?...  Read more

Be patient but proactive

This applies especially to those who are newly diagnosed, but also to the rest of us. It takes time to find the right amount/type(s) of meds, how many carbs to eat, how to deal with all of this life with diabetes. Be patient. Educate yourself (Americ...  Read more

Dietary Goals for Type 2 Diabetes

Dietary Goals for Type 2 DiabetesThe right diabetes diet is crucial to managing diabetes. A sensible eating plan can help people with type 2 diabetes maintain stable blood sugar levels and preserve their overall health.However, it's not as complex or...  Read more

MISparks

A wonderful group from Michigan who joined sparkpeople in hopes of getting control of their weight and learn to eat healthy. ...  Read more

Is Everyone Being Too Hard on Paula Deen?

Paula Deen's recent announcement that she has type 2 diabetes set the media ablaze with speculation and discussion regarding the role of her diet and the potentially deadly disease. Some critics claim that her high-fat, high-calorie, high-sodium...  Read more

The Incredible Health Benefits of Okra

Fried okra is a delicious southern staple that pairs well with other hearty dishes. Unfortunately, eating it fried undoes many of the natural health benefits of this unique vegetable.Not only is okra extremely tasty in its own right, but it also prov...  Read more