What is Diabetes?
Simply put, when you eat food your body begins the digestion process and breaks down the sugar (or carbs) into glucose. The glucose is then absorbed into the blood stream where it waits to enter the cells, so the body can use it for energy. Insulin helps get glucose into the cell. In people with diabetes, there may not be...
Understanding the Food Exchange List
Each list is a group of measured or weighed foods of approximately the same nutritional value.
Foods are grouped into basic types — starches, fruits, milk, meat, vegetables, fats, etc.
Within each group, you'll see how much you can eat of various foods for the same amount of calories, carbohydrates and other...
Turkey is a tasty and healthy alternative to traditional grilled hamburgers. This simple recipe for Actually Delicious Turkey Burgers is super quick to make, and offers friends and family a leaner way to enjoy backyard grilling.