Category Archives: Low Carb

Diabetes Health in The News: Self-Management Needed & Low-Carb

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Aug-20_-2015_-1_18_36-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Click here to listen to the audio version of  Diabetes Health In The News Experts Say Diabetes Self-Management Requires Better Education At the recent American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Conference, two presenters explained the importance of providing diabetes patients with better education … Continue reading Diabetes Health in The News: Self-Management Needed & Low-Carb

AskNadia: Are the Nitrates in My Low Carb Diet Bad

Dear Nadia, I am on a low carb diet for my diabetes. My blood sugars are good, but I worry about the nitrates in the meat? Sylvia PA Dear Sylvia, The nitrate food additive is of great concern to many people. To make this issue more complex, you should know that nitrates are not unique … Continue reading AskNadia: Are the Nitrates in My Low Carb Diet Bad

AskNadia: Is My Low Carb Diet Causing a False Pre Diabetes Diagnosis

Dear Nadia, When you are  loosing weight on a low carb diet, does this artificially inflate my pre-diabetes glucose test?  Paula Corin Linnwood WA Dear Paula, Pre-diabetes statistics have been in the news for several years with great concern for our national population. It is great that you are staying on top of your health … Continue reading AskNadia: Is My Low Carb Diet Causing a False Pre Diabetes Diagnosis

Type 2 Diabetes: Nurse’s lifestyle Changes After Her Diagnosis

By Tanya Caylor When Vickie Betz got to age 49 without developing the Type 2 diabetes that had caused her mom so many health problems, she thought she’d escaped that fate. Shortly afterward she received her own diagnosis. “I can’t have cookies anymore!” she wailed. “Yes you can,” her doctor replied. “You just can’t have … Continue reading Type 2 Diabetes: Nurse’s lifestyle Changes After Her Diagnosis

FDA Recall: Victory Kitchens Ltd. Recalls Products Containing Chicken From An Ineligible Country

By Nadia Al-Samarrie A while back ago I started updating our readers on the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service. When I came across this site, I thought my readers with diabetes should know about the foods that are being recalled for a variety of reasons. Especially, for those who have a low carbohydrate diet. … Continue reading FDA Recall: Victory Kitchens Ltd. Recalls Products Containing Chicken From An Ineligible Country

Type 2 Comedian Drew Carey Sheds 80 Pounds, Says No-Carb Diet Did It

Keep a close eye on this story. It has two elements necessary for creating a lot of buzz: a celebrity and his unconventional “cure” for a disease.  People magazine reports that comedian Drew Carey says he has stopped his type 2 diabetes – and the need to take any medications for it – by shedding … Continue reading Type 2 Comedian Drew Carey Sheds 80 Pounds, Says No-Carb Diet Did It