As part of celebrating dietitians week 2021, we wanted to share some top tips for managing diabetes through your diet.

Healthy eating for diabetes is really no different to healthy eating for everyone else. The key is making sure you are eating a balanced diet, by including the right amount of carbohydrates, fat and protein, alongside fibre, vitamins and minerals.

This will help you manage your blood sugar levels and maintain a healthy weight, which are both important factors for the long-term management of diabetes.

See below 4 important dietary guidelines for managing your diabetes:

For more information on nutrition and diabetes, contact the dietitian team at Cromwell Hospital. They will be able to support you by providing detailed advice tailored to your needs.

To find out more about the Dietetic service at Cromwell Hospital and how they can support you, click here.