Whether your flying away this winter or planning a road trip during summer, it is always a good idea to bring a snack along to level out your blood sugar.
Nuts are a great option as they are easily stored, last long and pack a punch when warding off hunger. Nuts are also great for levelling out blood sugar.
Diabetics on a budget may consider making their own granola bars. There are many great recipes online for healthy alternatives to store bought granola bars.
To make vegetables more appealing try Hummus!
Consider apples or berries if reaching for a fruit option, making sure it is low in natural sugars.
Baking a batch of oatmeal cookies or muffins helps you take control of carb and nutrient levels.
In the coming weeks, we will be posting great recipes for diabetics to consider to help provide tasty alternatives to help maintain proper blood sugar levels.
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