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Dietary treatment for diabetes 

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date: 09 May 2021

Diet and diabetes 70

Weight management 72

Carbohydrates 74

Glycaemic Index 76

Understanding food labels 78

Diet is an integral part of diabetes management and should be tailored to each individual. The aims of dietary advice are to:

Reduce primary symptoms of diabetes.


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