Is Makhana Bad for Diabetes? Benefits and Side Effects

 Is Makhana Bad for Diabetes? Benefits and Side Effects

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

Can a diabetic eat Raisins? Answered based on Glycemic Index

Can a diabetic eat Raisins

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