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Diabetic Pantry: Foods to Stock Up On

April 01, 2001
Cooking healthy, fresh, and flavorful meals takes a bit of planning, whether you have type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes. Take this list with you to grocery store to make sure you're prepared.

Type 2 Diabetes: Estimating Portion Sizes

Quick Tips for Controlling Serving Sizes
August 01, 2000
Estimating portion sizes is an important skill for people with type 2 diabetes. Read this article for tips on determining appropriate portions.

Food Safety Tips for Diabetes

July 01, 2000
Food safety is just as important as eating healthy when it comes to type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes.

Slumber Parties When Your Child Has Diabetes

May 01, 2000
Just because your child has diabetes, they don't have to miss out on normal childhood things, such as sleepovers. Read this article for slumber party tips--with special considerations for children with diabetes.

Diabetic-friendly Recipe: Homemade Yogurt Cheese

March 01, 2000
Yogurt is a healthy treat for people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes. Find out more about yogurt, and learn how to make your own homemade yogurt cheese.

Making Snacktime Fun for Kids with Diabetes

February 01, 2000
Need some quick ideas for what to feed your child with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes? How do you help them snack well and stay in their goal blood glucose range? Get a list of diabetes-friendly snacks that are kid-friendly, too!