Tag Archives: ADA

How Many Diabetic Diets Are There?

Elizabeth Woolley reviews most of them at her About.com column on type 2 diabetes. I don’t endorse everything there; just thought you might be interested.

I still see doctors at the hospital order “ADA diet” (American Diabetes Association) for their patients with diabetes.

There is no ADA diet.


New Hyperglycemia Management Guidelines from the ADA

97 mg/dl. Yippee!

I’ll get to the following article as time allows.  Perhaps you’ll get to it before me.  It’s written for healthcare professionals.  It’s in a June, 2012, issue of Diabetes Care.  (Didn’t they publish management principles just six months ago?)  What does it say about diet, if anything?

Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes: A Patient-Centered Approach:  Position Statement of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)