5 Major Tips for Diabetics

5 Major Tips for Diabetics | theskinnyfoodco

5 Major Tips for Diabetics

Have you been diagnosed with Diabetes and looking for some help and guidance?

Here, we explore 5 major tips to living with diabetes. 

1. Read the Labels

Depending on what type of Diabetes you've been diagnosed as, you may need to limit or avoid certain foods. 

Although these 'bad' foods are on your radar, it's still important to check the labels on food packaging. A good indication that a product suitable for Diabetics is the Sugar Wise certification.

The Skinny Food Co products are Sugar Wise Certified! You can find out more about this certification here.

2. Keep active

If you have diabetes, being active makes your body more sensitive to insulin (the hormone that allows cells in your body to use blood sugar for energy), which helps manage your diabetes.

Physical activity also helps control blood sugar levels and improves cholesterol levels to help protect you against heart disease. 

3. Follow creators and bloggers

Follow online accounts and advocates for Diabetes - there's some much help, guidance and advice online for Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes! Ranging from influencers, YouTubers and bloggers - it's always a good idea to engage with the community.

Here are some Diabetic Influencers and Bloggers to follow:

bellabucchiotti

missdiabetes

laurenu_t1diabetic.weightloss

Diabetic Foodie

Diabetes Dad

4. Introduce savvy sugar swaps 

We have been very fortunate to be of assistance to lots of people living with diabetes and our products are suitable for diabetics.

Here at The Skinny Food Co, we have created a wide range of healthy alternative products that enable you to dramatically decrease your sugar intake whilst enjoying the foods you love. 

Whether you're looking for a sugar free Sauce, a sugar free Syrup, a low sugar Chocolate Spread or even a sugar free Cocktail Mixer - The Skinny Food co has you covered for all your sugar free/low sugar goodies, suitable for those living with Diabetes.

Shop our Full Range today! You can also check out our Blogs section to find out how our products compare to other popular brands.

5. Make a food and drink diary

If you're wanting to track your food intake - making a food diary is super beneficial and will help you monitor the food and drink you're consuming.

Always make a shopping list too if you're planning your meals ahead - just to make life that little bit easier.

Need some recipe Inso? Check out our Recipes page for some delicious diabetic friendly recipes!

 

Shop The Skinny Food Co Range today!

 

 

 

 




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