Category Archives: Lower Carb Options

AskNadia: Why You Cannot Reverse or Cure Diabetes With a Supplement

Dear Nadia,

I sell a supplement that reverses and cures diabetes. It controls high blood sugars. I think your readers will benefit from using my product.

Jennifer,

Dear Jennifer:

There are many companies like yours who promise to cure diabetes …

Low-Carb Mashed Potatoes Make Their Debut

Heritage Family Specialty Foods, Inc., of Grand Prairie, Texas, now offers ImiTaters—an all-natural, low-carbohydrate, low-calorie mashed potato alternative.

Made from cauliflower, ImiTaters has 50 percent fewer calories and fewer carbohydrates than frozen mashed potato products already available on the market. …

What’s for Lunch?

Caution: Consult your diabetes care team before starting a lower-carbohydrate meal plan. Diabetes medications such as insulin or oral drugs that stimulate insulin production (sulfonylureas or meglitinides) will need adjustment to prevent hypoglycemia (low blood glucose) when carbohydrate intake is …