25 Best Fiber Foods
Below are 25 diabetes superfoods — try to add five of them to your diet this week!
Note: With the exception of those foods listed "raw" above, all the foods on this list are measured cooked (boiled, without salt).
* Can be high in sodium; look for low-sodium versions.
All nutrition information in the Fiber Foods List is adapted or averaged from data on http://www.nutritiondata.com, www.dailyplate.com, www.calorieking.com, and www.mayoclinic.com. Amounts will vary among brands.
Reviewed by Susan Weiner, R.D., M.S., C.D.E., C.D.N. 4/11
Maple-Glazed Pears and Cereal Peppermint Cookies Mixed Berry and Peach Smoothie Lima Bean Soup with Smoked Turkey Double Potato Bisque Creamy Herb Spread Shallot Thyme Vinagrette Baked Fish with Mustard Apricot Yogurt Wilted Kale and Cannellini Beans with Garlic
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