Plan Your Meals

Make sure you are eating a variety of foods that promote good health and also fit with your diabetes meal plan.

Create Your Plate is an easy way for people with diabetes to start meal planning. It can help with both weight loss and blood glucose control.

The main idea of this meal planning method is portion control and increased consumption of non-starchy vegetables. It also helps you plan meals with less starchy foods and meats. The best part is that it is simple and easy to use.

Read more about how to Create your Plate and see a video demonstration.

Counting calories and carbohydrates is another way to meal plan for diabetes control and weight loss.

  • Last Reviewed: August 1, 2013
  • Last Edited: December 18, 2013

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