• Consumer Health Tips: Eating right if you have diabetes

a hand holding a glucose meter in front of a variety of fruits, vegetables and pastaDiabetes diet: Create your plan for healthier eating
If you have diabetes or prediabetes, your doctor likely will recommend that you see a dietitian to develop an eating plan to control your blood sugar, manage your weight and control risk factors for heart disease, such as high blood pressure and high blood fats. Here are some things to think about, from meal planning to exchange lists and counting carbohydrates.


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