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Nobody Ever Got In Trouble From Eating Their Veggies

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Those were the words from my dietican when I discoved I had diabetes. She set up a "diet" for me of 4 carb choices a meal, giving me 5 for dinner and 2 for snacks. She told me not to include veggies (unless they are the starchy ones) in my total because nobody got introuble for eating them :)

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  • great tip emoticon emoticon - by SOPKAMANJU
  • What your dietician said is not completely true. Diabetes often leads to Gastroparesis and people with GP can definitely get hurt eating a lot of high fiber foods expecially veggies - by IKACEY
  • WISEWIFE
    I've been on Atkins Induction for almost 3 years, and keep my blood sugars in the non diabetic range without meds of any sort. I f I have followed my CDE's advice, I'd not only be on metformin, but insulin by now. 45 carbs a day is just too high for me.
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    WW - by WISEWIFE
  • your dietician is so right! - by 7WORSHIPS
  • RIYA1967
    I definitely agree with you.. emoticon - by RIYA1967
  • I had decided to make more soups this fall and winter. It is the best way for me to get a lot of vegetables in me. This week it is turkey, vegetable and barley soup! Had some for breakfast this morning! emoticon - by CHILDOFGOD4LIFE
  • emoticon - by GOANNA2
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  • Thanks for the tips, info and encouragement. It's so easy to remember, too.

    Super job! - by FLORIDAGHOST

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