Common Myths About Diabetes and Sugar

If you have diabetes, you can’t have sugar, right?  False! One of the more popular beliefs out there is that when you have diabetes, you can’t have sugar in any form.  This is actually false.  Sugar can be consumed in moderation, you just have to be aware of how much you’re taking in and from … Read more

TRIGLYCERIDES AND DIABETES

While it is true that a high triglyceride count doesn’t cause diabetes, the unfortunate fact is that approximately 80 percent of those who suffer from type 2 diabetes also have high triglyceride levels. High levels of triglyceride is one of the disorders in metabolic syndrome, which is a combination of abnormalities that, as a group, … Read more

A Super-food for Diabetics, Berries!

BERRIES

If you have diabetes, berries can be a great addition to your diet.  Not only do they taste great but they have several key ingredients that keep your blood sugar at the levels they should be. If you’re concerned about the glycemic index of berries, don’t be, they’re actually not as bad as you’d think.  … Read more