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Is Chocolate Good for Diabetes?

Is Chocolate Good for Diabetes?

When looking for chocolate that is good for diabetes, your best options are baking (unsweetened) cocoa powder and unsweetened chocolate, also called unsweetened baking chocolate. Cocoa is power is lower in fat and calories, but unsweetened chocolate can be more satisfying because of its richness. 

How to Follow a Low GI Diet

How to Follow a Low GI Diet

The glycemic index (GI) of a food is a measure of how it affects your blood sugar. Foods with a high glycemic index lead to a quick and high spike in your blood sugar levels, followed by a dip. Foods with a lower GI have a less dramatic and healthier effect on your blood sugar.