How many starches should a diabetic eat?

Answer On One Hand: Measure Percentage of StarchesAccording to EndocrineWeb, starches (or carbohydrates) raise blood glucose levels. The more you eat, the higher your blood sugar goes. Starches should not... Read More »

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What are starches?

Just a different word for carbohydrates, the stuff you find in bread and potatoes and pasta, which your body converts to glucose for energy. The words 'carbs' and 'carbohydrates' are very popular ... Read More »

Needing some serious answers and help on diabetic questions.My mom is a diabetic and has been for years.?

There is no "One size fits all" diet plan for those of us with diabetes.Your Mom's needs are different than mine.She will work with her endo, dietitian and diabetes educator to find out what plan i... Read More »

If a diabetic and a non-diabetic ate exactly the same and did the same exercise, who would gain more weight?

if the diabetic was untreated (or inadequately treated), the non-diabetic would gain more weight. if the diabetic was adequately treated, they would gain the same amount of weight.

Is it ok for a diabetic to eat potatoes Type 2 diabetic?

When it comes to diabetes, there is no one size fits all answer. What works for one diabetic may not work for the next.Best thing to do is for you to get a blood glucose meter if you do not have on... Read More »