5 Superfoods to Add to Your Diet
Lara Rondinelli-Hamilton RD,CDE
Are you trying to eat healthy at the start of the New Year? If so, make sure to include these Superfoods in your daily diet. These foods are referred to as superfoods because they contain high levels of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, or omega-3 fatty acids, which can help decrease cancer risk, improve heart health — they may even help improve blood sugar control (since many of these foods are low in carbohydrates, too).
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Holidays are tricky, no? Between managing diabetes among massive amounts of junk food, managing stress to manage bloodsugar among (sometimes) massive amounts of family squabbling, shopping stress and the like, and trying to get enough sleep and exercise in the cold winter months - it's a lot to handle. So I've got a two tier plan to keep bloodsugars at bay this year. Tier one - diet and exercise. Typically, at this time of year I do what I call the nutrition and gym...