Diabetes Nutrition Articles

Study Shows Mediterranean Diet May Reverse Metabolic Syndrome

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Try out the Mediterranean diet to lead a healthier life and potentially decrease your risk of diabetes.

Halloween and Children With Diabetes: Don't Be Scared

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Let your children enjoy a diabetes-friendly Halloween. These five tips can help.

Chef Tiffany Derry Turns Up the Heat on Diabetes Cooking

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Chef Tiffany Derry meshes together her Southern roots and love of healthy cooking to create delicious and nutritious recipes suitable for diabetics.

3 Simple Diet Changes to Reduce Your Blood Pressure

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

These three easy changes in your diet could help lower your blood pressure.

Roger Moore Gives up Martinis Due to Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Roger Moore, who starred as James Bond in seven 007 movies, was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2013 and changed his diet to combat the disease.

3 Diabetic-Friendly Recipes for Yom Kippur

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Whether or not you decide to fast during the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur, you might want to indulge in the delicious traditional foods come sundown.

Fasting for Yom Kippur With Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Fasting during Yom Kippur is part of the Jewish religion, but you are granted an exception to the rule.

Are Carbohydrates Necessary?

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Diabetics are always told to beware of carbs, but they are needed in the diet after all.

Do Artificial Sweeteners Contribute to Type 2 Diabetes?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Artificial sweeteners could be just as harmful as real sugar, a new study reported.

Study Suggests High-Fat Dairy Could Lower Diabetes Risk

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

High-fat milk could serve as a potential buffer against diabetes, according to a new study.

Coffee Drinkers with Hypertension May Get Prediabetes

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Young adults with hypertension should consider caffeinated coffee a possible dietary risk factor for diabetes.

Why You Need a Dietitian

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Having the support of a nutritionist can provide much needed support in making diet changes to support better diabetes control.

Problem Foods: Can Diabetics Eat Bananas?

By Amy Reeder, Registered Dietitian and CDE No Comments

If you love bananas, you're going to want to know if they fit into a diabetes diet.

9 Surprising Sources of Added Sugar

By Shayli Lones 3 Comments

Added sugar may be hiding in some of the least-suspected places. Here’s a list of nine places added sugar might be lurking.

Problem Foods: Can Diabetics Eat Honey?

By Amy Reeder No Comments

Next up in our Problem Foods series is honey. Can diabetics eat this sweet nectar or should they avoid it?

White Bread Linked to Obesity

By Amy Reeder, CDE 6 Comments

Eating White Bread May Increases Risk of Obesity By 40 percent