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Buckwheat is great for celiacs & gluten sensitive diets. It has high quality protein, containing all 9 essential amino acids. It is rich in iron, high in carbs & antioxidants with many minerals & vitamins like zinc & copper. Its soluble fiber reduces blood cholesterol levels & the risk of colon cancer. High in "resistant starch," which enhances colon health & helps reduce blood sugar levels. Prized as a "blood-building" food attributed to it's high levels of antioxidant polyphenols. #dherbs
Salad With Steak and Avocado The consumption of salads and vegetables is encouraged on the candida diet. To turn a salad into a meal, add a protein source and some healthy fats. For example, accompany a serving of leafy greens with a 3-oz. piece of sirloin beef and half an avocado. Prepare a simple dressing with 1/2 tbsp. of extra-virgin olive oil, 1/2 tbsp. of your favorite vinegar, salt and pepper.
There isn't a specific "diabetes diet", instead, those with diabetes can manage their condition by enjoying a healthy, well balanced diet that's high in fibre, low in sugar, salt and fat and which also includes the occasional treat. However, we understand that you sometimes may want a little more guidance when making your food choices and that's why BBC Good Food and Diabetes UK have teamed up to highlight some recipes that encompass all the principals of eating well for diabetes.