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Dealing with Diabetes

December 31, 2011

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Dealing with Diabetes

Dealing with Diabetes     Due to the obesity epidemic that is sweeping the United States, the number of individuals suffering from Type 2 Diabetes has increased dramatically over the last few years. According to the American Diabetes Association, nearly 26 million U.S. resident suffer from diabetes – that’s over 8 percent of U.S. population, [...]

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Special Diets – Dietary Needs

June 14, 2011

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Special Diets – Dietary Needs LOW GLYCEMIC DIET Adding a low GI food to a meal will lower the glycemic index of the whole meal. LOW-PROTEIN DIET Usually protein-restricted diets come with other restrictions as well, such as sodium, potassium, and/or phosphorus. The best way to manage this is to check the exact values at [...]

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