No matter what medication is prescribed for diabetes management, a healthy eating plan is an important part of the treatment plan. Healthy meals are a balance of lean protein, fruits, vegetables, whole grains, fat-free or low-fat dairy products, and healthy fats. Learn more about healthy eating in this month’s newsletter!

 

Healthy Diet & Medicine

No matter what medication is prescribed for diabetes management, a healthy eating plan is an important part of the treatment plan. Healthy meals are a balance of lean protein, fruits, vegetables, whole grains, fat-free or low-fat dairy products, and healthy fats. 

Understanding Insulin

Your healthcare team will develop a plan to help manage your diabetes. This will likely include changes to your eating plan, physical activity, and medications. Even if insulin is not a part of your care plan, it is important to understand its role, as diabetes is a progressive disease with ever-changing strategies for management.