If you are from India, makhana will be a familiar term to you. There’s a popular fasting dish made from makhana on the auspicious day of ‘Navratri’. Diabetics usually try to follow a restricted diet plan omitting all the fancy high carbohydrate and fatty foods. Makhana or lotus seeds or fox nuts, here, can be … Read more Is Makhana Bad for Diabetes? Benefits and Side Effects
There is a common confusion in most diabetics about what to eat and what not to eat. Doctors and nutritionists often prefer natural food items, mostly fruits, and vegetables. Custard apple is a pretty good choice in this case. It is native to South America (known as Cherimoya), West Indies, and some parts of Asia. … Read more Is Custard Apple(Sitaphal) good for Diabetics? 10 Health benefits
Let me start with a short story. Mr. Charlie, 52 years old, had been incidentally diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. His neighbor Mr.Sebastian, a known diabetic patient, gave him some tips about the food restrictions in diabetes. Most of the restricted foods are sugary. Mr.Charlie was trying to follow them. The next week, he met … Read more Can a diabetic eat Raisins? Answered based on Glycemic Index
Natural remedies are mostly free from side effects if taken in an appropriate amount. Cinnamon can truly be regarded as a gift of nature in the betterment of diabetes. Cinnamon tea is a convenient recipe for everyone. Morning Tea You can call it a healthy morning potion. Ingredients: ½- 1 teaspoon cinnamon powder 1 cup … Read more How to make Cinnamon tea for Diabetes? 9 Health Benefits
Makki roti is considered healthy for people with diabetes as it is a carbohydrate-rich food item and an energy-rich food item. It helps in reducing the risk of heart disease as well as weight loss. However, it should be taken in moderation, as it comes under the medium glycemic index foods. Food items made with … Read more Is Makki Roti Good for Diabetes?