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Eating Right With Diabetes Resources

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

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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

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

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

What is Pre-Diabetes?

Before developing the serious health condition of type 2 diabetes, a person will almost always have pre-diabetes beforehand. But pre-diabetes is a condition without symptoms, meaning that many people can have it without even knowing it. Left unchecke...  Read more

I want to eat all natural unprocessed foods. I am
Updated 6/27/2015 5:50:04 PM

I want to eat all natural unprocessed foods. I am looking for advice and meals that work. Due to intestinal issues I cannot eat whole grains. Need advice....  Read more

Good morning can I hit my macronutrients by eating
Updated 6/27/2015 5:26:53 PM

Good morning can I hit my macronutrients by eating get paleo...  Read more

My bad night. Last night I ate some plain m&m and
Updated 6/28/2015 1:53:21 PM

My bad night. Last night I ate some plain m&m and drank a 32oz soda. I feel so bad because for the past 3 weeks I have been doing so good and sticking to my diet, and not going over my daily calorie intake. I will not do it again....  Read more

Did I do the right thing?
Updated 6/29/2015 4:54:51 PM

I have been exercising for 5 days straight last week. I didn't exercise yesterday (Friday) because I was having dizzy spells after dialysis. But today is Saturday and I still have DOMS. I decided to take another day's break to enable my muscles to he...  Read more

Struggling with stress eating...di great all day t
Updated 6/27/2015 8:01:16 AM

Struggling with stress eating...di great all day then blow it after wrk start eating and dnt stop..getting so frustrated....  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

World Diabetes Day Take Control of Your Diabetes

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and November 14 is World Diabetes Day. These global events will help improve the education and care of everyone touched by diabetes. To support these efforts and help you take control of your diabetes, we've crea...  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

5 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes by 90%

A study from the Harvard School of Public Health shows that the majority of new cases of diabetes in those over 65 could be prevented by modest changes in lifestyle. We've always known that type 2 diabetes is a disease that can largely be prevented...  Read more