Personal tools
You are here: Home Resources for Health Professionals Research Nuts as a Replacement for Carbohydrates in the Diabetic Diet
Looking for information on Health Transformation in Washington State? Get info on upcoming webinars and the latest news at  
 HealthierWA

 
Log in


Forgot your password?
Become a Contributor
 

Nuts as a Replacement for Carbohydrates in the Diabetic Diet

June 29, 2011 - Diabetes Care - David J.A. Jenkins, MD, Cyril W.C. Kendall, PHD, Monica S. Banach, Korbua Srichaikul, MSC1, Edward Vidgen, BSC, Sandy Mitchell, RD, Tina Parker, RD, Stephanie Nishi, BSC, Balachandran Bashyam, PHD, Russell de Souza, SD, RD, Christopher Ireland, BSC and Robert G. Josse, MB, BS

According to a new study published in the American Diabetes Association's June 29th edition of Diabetes Care, nuts may be a suitable replacement for carbohydrates in the diet of patients with type 2 diabetes, improving both glycemic control and serum lipids.

Read abstract - (full study requires subscription or can be purchased.)

Read article published in Renal & Urology News - July 7, 2011, Jody A. Charnow

 
Document Actions
American Stroke Month



May is American Stroke Month!

Partners throughout Washington are aiming to emphasize the ability of all people in Washington to act as "Stroke Heroes" - a campaign started by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.  Being a stroke hero means recognizing the signs and symptoms of a stroke and calling 9-1-1 right away.  Find AHA/ASA's Stroke Month resources here as well as a Stroke Education Toolkit here and join partners in educating communities to recognize a stroke F.A.S.T.

On this site, you'll find...
...activities, best practices, links and resources for the Washington State Diabetes Network to foster collaboration and communication. From a broad array of organizations and people working in public, private, tribal, community and academic/training sectors to prevent and control diabetes and hypertension among Washington residents.
Learn Your Risk for Prediabetes

WIN211logocropped

 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember phone number for people to call for health and human service information and referrals and other assistance to meet their needs, including diabetes prevention and management. Dial 2-1-1 or visit win211.org