10 Myths About Diabetes You Should Stop Believing

Myth 1: People With Diabetes Can’t Eat Sugar

One of the most common assumptions people make about diabetes is that it doesn’t allow them to eat sugar. This is false! In fact, it’s highly recommended that people with diabetes eat a balanced diet that includes sugar as well – as long as it’s in moderation.

1 234 ... 10NEXT
Facebook
Twitter
WhatsApp
Pinterest
Reddit
Delicious
LinkedIn
Facebook
Twitter
WhatsApp

2 thoughts on “10 Myths About Diabetes You Should Stop Believing”

  1. I see this as an encouragement for people with diabetes not to worry about eating sugar and carbs. I consider this an absolutely irresponsible statement!
    We probably can consider that it is not realistic trying to completely eliminate sugar and carbs, but a strong effort is recommended and should be made to reduce its intake to a minimum.

  2. Great and important information! These facts and others like it should be in every Doctors office! We are being led to believe something different then whay you are suggesting. Thank you for the information!

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

READ NEXT

Health Tips to Keep the Doctor Away

Staying healthy is probably the main ingredient for a long and happy life, but, unfortunately, there is a lot of confusion when it comes to health and nutrition. People, even

A Doctor Explains What Causes Your Salt Cravings

Salt isn’t “bad” per se, says integrative medicine physician Pooja Amy Shah, MD. “It’s one of the most important components in our bodies,” she says. Sodium, the primary component of

7 Natural Remedies for Sore Throats

We’re all familiar with that scratchy, itchy, painful-to-swallow feeling we call a sore throat. Some episodes of pharyngitis come with colds or the flu, while others stand alone to create

10 Common Cancers and Their Warning Signs

Most people know of someone in their family who has been diagnosed with cancer. The earlier doctors find cancer, the sooner treatment can start. So it’s helpful to know the

6 Exercises to Improve Your Mental Health

Anyone who’s sat on a cozy couch across from a therapist has probably felt a whole lot of relief by the end of the session. The only problem? Afterward, you’re

You Should Never Scratch These 6 Itches

An itch can drive you absolutely crazy, but there are times when scratching only makes it worse—throwing your body’s inflammatory response into high gear. Dry skin The most common reason

6 Foods Most Likely to Cause Food Poisoning

Food poisoning is a horrible, even potentially life-threatening experience. But it’s hard to determine if food is safe to eat, partly because problems are relatively rare. But knowing which foods

Scroll to Top