Highlights: dLifeTV looks at the many faces of diabetes and how different cultures deal with the disease; we go shopping for Hispanic food specialties that can help with blood glucose management; and Mother Love heats things up in the kitchen with her Slammin' Blackened Salmon.
Special Guests: Lorena Drago, MS, RD, CDN, CDE, President of the Metro NY Association of Diabetes Educators and member of the American Council for Fitness and Nutrition Advisory Board.
Quotable: "It's not about having a carb bankruptcy, it's about carb budgeting and working wisely with your budget." Lorena Drago on carbohydrate counting.
dLifeTV Web Extras:
Spaghetti Squash Stuffed with Vegetable Sauté Panko Crusted Dijon Chicken Creamy Potato Soup Lentil Pita Grilled Rosemary Lamb Chops Blueberry Cheese "Danish" Nacho Popcorn Chocolately Chip Cookies Pear and Apple Kabobs Easy Fruit Salad
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