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Latest trends in the Nutritional Management of Type-2 Diabetes
Diabetes occurs at approximately the same rate in people experiencing homelessness as in the general population. However, the diagnosis and management of diabetes in people experiencing homelessness remains challenging. A diabetes diet is a healthy-eating plan that's naturally rich in nutrients and low in fat and calories. Key elements are fruits, vegetables and whole grains. In fact, a diabetes diet is the best eating plan for most everyone. For many individuals with diabetes, the most challenging part of the treatment plan is determining what to eat and following a meal plan. There is not a one-size-fits-all eating pattern for individuals with diabetes, and meal planning should be individualized. As an essential and integral role in overall diabetes management, individualized or group MNT should be offered by an RDN or Certified Diabetes Educator knowledgeable and skilled in providing diabetes-specific Medical Nutritional Therapy
About the Speaker
Ms. Varsha Koppikar
Format Head - Nutrition Wellness at cure.fit (cult.fit) Clinical Nutritionist
Healthy Eating : Basics of Nutrition and Food choices
Healthy eating is essential for maintaining good health and preventing chronic diseases. The basics of nutrition include consuming a balanced diet that includes carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins, minerals, and fiber in appropriate amounts. Portion control is crucial, as overeating can lead to weight gain and other health problems. Drinking plenty of water and staying hydrated is also important for overall health. Planning meals ahead of time, reading food labels, and cooking meals at home can help you make healthier food choices.
Nutritional Strategies for Picky Eaters
Picky eating occurs when a youngster has a small range of foods they will and won't eat and is highly selective about what they will and won't consume. Picky eating, also known as fussy or faddy eating, typically manifests as a youngster rejecting the food and displaying irritability or frustration whenever new foods are offered. The majority of kids go through phases of picky eating, especially as toddlers. There may not need to be any interventions because this is frequently a normal aspect of growth.
Weight Management and Supplements in Diabetes
Reducing energy intake is a key component of nutrition therapy, as is providing a planned diet that is richer in fiber and lean protein and lower in carbohydrates and glycemic index. Combination stretching, aerobic, and resistance workouts should all be a part of the training regimen if you want to keep your muscle mass. Dynamic adjustment of insulin doses is necessary during weight management. Anti-obesity medication addiction may be taken into consideration. Bariatric surgery may also be an option if medicinal weight loss is unsuccessful.