• INSULIN NATION  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
    [Glycemic Index, Ketoacidosis] My Type 1 Outpatient Support Team
    I was nervous when I was told I could go home from the hospital after my initial diagnosis of diabetic ketoacidosis. I learned the value of slowly digested Low Glycemic Index foods, which form a big part of my diet today. I had forgotten what life was like without a nurse checking my blood sugar levels every hour or a ham and cheese sandwich delivered at bedtime, just in case.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 12, 2015
    [Glycemic Index, Ketoacidosis] Longer Living, Gluten Free + Type 1, Kids’ DKA Rates
    Also, some gluten-free foods are higher on the glycemic index than their gluten-filled counterparts. A multinational study examining rates of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) for nearly 60,000 children with Type 1 diabetes in the the U.S., The Life Expectancy Gap is Shrinking. When is it a good thing to be told the life expectancy of a person with Type 1 diabetes is 11 to 13 years shorter than the lifespan of the average population?
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2012
    [Glycemic Index, Ketoacidosis] Prep for Greatness: Nutrition for Physical Training
    To get your body in shape, a diet of low glycemic, non-processed carbohydrates, lean proteins, non-starchy vegetables, heart-healthy fats and low-fat dairy is in order. Choose low glycemic carbohydrates: whole grain high fiber choices such as whole grain crackers, breads, pastas, vegetables, fruits, along with lean proteins. Choose high glycemic carbohydrates such as crackers, sports drinks, gels, low fat, moderate protein sports bars.
  • BETA BUDDIES  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2010
    [Glycemic Index, Ketoacidosis] Ah Yeah, It Isn't Freakin' "Magical"
    I find high Glycemic Index foods require less insulin than the pump calls for. The increased work-load, as I see it: 1) Due to no long acting insulin on board, Diabetic Ketoacidosis onset can be more rapid. About the title.and yes, I am starting to notice a pattern. with my "about the title" nonsense. I will try to stop after this post. So, back to "about the title". I sooooo wanted to use the "F" word, but thought of my poor mother and refrained. Love you Mom.
  • CHECK DIABETES  |  SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2010
    [Glycemic Index, Ketoacidosis] Natural sweeteners-better than sugar? - Check Diabetes
    The Glycemic Index (GI) of Agave Nectar is around 20 to 30 whereas regular sugar has GI of 60 to 65. Feb, 2010 in Diabetes News and Research Tags: Diabetes , Diabetes News and Research « Heart disease and Diabetes Celebrity Casey Johnson’s death and Diabetic Ketoacidosis » One Response to “Natural sweeteners-better than sugar?&# Home Diabetes News Privacy Policy Contact Us Sitemap Natural sweeteners-better than sugar?