Diabetes Care Tips: Foods and Drinks to Avoid
Diabetes is a chronic disease that has managed to reach epidemic proportions among adults and children across the globe. Research shows the highest prevalence of diabetes in adults (10.9%) is recorded in the Middles East and North Africa. The Western Pacific region, on the other hand, has the highest number of adults diagnosed with diabetes and has countries with the highest prevalence of diabetes (37.5%).
If left uncontrolled, serious consequences such as heart diseases, kidney disease, blindness, and other complications might occur.
Thus, we at Gena Care Pharmacy, a concerned minority-owned business in Brooklyn, NY, would like to give you the following advice.
If you or your loved one is have been diagnosed with diabetes, make sure to avoid the following things:
- Sugar-sweetened beverages
- Trans fats
- White bread, rice, and pasta
- Fruit flavored yogurt
- Sweetened breakfast cereals
- Flavored coffee drinks
Diabetes is a serious condition and should not be taken lightly.
If you need any more information and help, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
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