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I have been diagnosed with diabetes. Where can I find diabetic recipes?

Your best source for all information relating to diabetes is the American Diabetic Association: www.diabetes.org. The Association offers a variety of cookbooks. If you need assistance with meal planning and have any specific questions about diabetes and diet, ask your physician to refer you to a Registered Dietitian. These health care professionals are best trained to assess your nutritional status and provide you with dietary guidance that meets both your medical needs and lifestyle. With a physician's referral, you may be more likely to get reimbursement from your health insurance provider. The Dietitian will talk to you about medications, exercise and diet history.

Melinda Hemmelgarn, M.S., R.D., Former Nutritional Sciences Specialist, University of Missouri-Columbia

   
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Last updated:06/17/2015
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