Diabetes Types Defined ›

By admedical posted on 08-25-17

Diabetes is a disease in which the body is unable to get sugar from the blood, causing higher blood sugar levels over a prolonged period. Glucose, otherwise known as sugar, is introduced to the body by breaking down food

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The Diabetic Plate Method ›

By admedical posted on 08-17-17

The diabetic plate method is a wonderful way to simplify portions and healthy eating when preparing your meals! For best practices, a 9-inch diameter plate is recommended.

With this method you should cover half of your plate with non-starchy vegetables,


Traveling With Diabetes ›

By admedical posted on 08-09-17

It’s official, we are in the middle of the most popular time to pack your bags and fly away!  Whether you’re relaxing poolside or going on an exotic adventure there’s sure to be some planning involved. For most, this

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The Grazing Diet ›

By admedical posted on 08-01-17

There’s a lot of research out there about diets, and what the healthiest trends are these days. This overload of information gets especially conflicted when it comes to healthy diets for people with diabetes. One of the biggest trends

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What is a Registered Dietitian? ›

By admedical posted on 07-24-17

A Registered Dietitian is a food and nutrition expert “translating the science of nutrition into practical solutions for health living. The expertise, training and credentials that back a registered dietitian nutritionist are vital for promoting positive lifestyle choices.” –

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What is Medical Nutrition Therapy? ›

By admedical posted on 07-21-17

Medical Nutrition Therapy, also known as MNT, is a therapeutic approach to treating medical conditions and their associated symptoms through the use of individually formulated nutritional and lifestyle changes recommended by a Registered Dietitian.

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