Diabetes

What a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Can Do for You

When you need food and nutrition information based on fact or need to know how a healthy diet improves health and fights disease—rely on qualified professionals in the field.

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  • Carbohydrates — Part of a Healthful Diabetes Diet

    A common nutrition myth is that individuals with diabetes need to avoid carbohydrates. While individuals with diabetes must be mindful of how much carbohydrates they eat, they don't need to avoid it altogether.

  • Exercise and Diabetes

    Whether you have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, or if you are at risk for diabetes, making exercise a part of your lifestyle will improve your diabetes and reduce complications.

  • Understanding Diabetes

    Diabetes cannot be cured but it can be successfully treated. Diabetes is a condition that affects how your body uses energy in the form of glucose from food. People with diabetes have a high level of glucose in their blood.

  • How an RDN Can Help with Diabetes

    Maintaining a healthy blood sugar level is essential to managing diabetes, and choosing nutritious foods and monitoring portion sizes help keep blood sugar levels as stable as possible. If you have diabetes, a registered dietitian nutritionist can help manage the disease while ensuring you get the nutrients you need.

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