6 Bad Breakfasts for Blood Sugar
Most people already know that giant sticky buns and shiny croissants and danishes are full of empty calories and fast acting carbs. You probably also know that pancakes, waffles, and most breakfast cereals do a number on your blood sugar as well.
But there are also plenty of breakfast foods out there that are believed by many to be "healthy" choices .... that really aren't. Take a look.
Sweet Cornmeal Cakes Asparagus with Toasted Almonds Herbed Polenta Cream Cheese Frosting (Dairy) Cacik (Turkish Soup) Low-Fat Chocolate Passover Cake Marinated Green Beans Cheesy Vegetables au Gratin Tuna Pot Pie New Mexican Pork Stew
I have a friend, M, who has diabetes and never, ever tests her bloodsugar before she gets behind the wheel. This has always worried me about her. On Wednesday, she had a bad accident after passing out behind the wheel. She hit another car head on. I thank the universe that no one was killed, but she and the driver of the other vehicle were both badly injured. She's got a long healing road ahead of her, as does the woman she hit. I was talking about the...