All posts tagged: insulin

Ozone Therapy and Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus, often simply diabetes is a syndrome characterized by disordered metabolism and inappropriately high blood sugar (hyper- glycemia) resulting from either low levels of the hormone insulin, or from abnormal resistance to insulin’s effects coupled with inadequate levels of insulin secretion to compensate. The characteristic symptoms are excessive urine production polyuria, excessive thirst and increased

[Recipe] Diabetic-friendly Snapper topped with Tomato & Capers

This delicious recipe takes about 20 minutes to prepare. You can serve 4 people and each serving contains about 215 Calories. Ingredients: 2 cups Grape tomatoes, halved 2 tbsp Capers, drained 2 tbsp Lemon juice 2 tsp Olive oil 1 tbsp Fresh basil, chopped 1/4 tsp Salt 1/8 tsp Red pepper, crushed 4 x 150g

[Recipe] Diabetic-friendly Beef Kebabs

We all love a juicy beef kabab, especially when enjoying a BBQ with friends and family during the summer months. This recipe yields 5 kababs, each kabab contains about 172 calories. Ingredients: 500g Beef tenderloin 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce 1 Green pepper, cut into 20 squares 10 Cherry tomatoes 10 Mushrooms, average sized 2 Yellow

[Recipe] Delicious potato cakes

This delicious recipe is diabetic-friendly and lower in calories. It takes about 20 minutes to prepare. This recipe makes about 16 potato cakes and contains about 80 calories each. Ingredients: 500g Mashed potatoes Half of 1 medium Brown onion 1/2 tsp Pepper 1 cup Matzo meal Cooking spray Method: In a large mixing bowl combine

[Recipe] Cookies ‘n’ Cream delight

This recipes is easy to make and very delicious. Perfect for any occasion. Remember you will have to freeze overnight. This recipe yields about 9 servings depending on your generosity…Each serving contains about 230 calories. Ingredients: 185g Chocolate sandwich cookies, sugar-free and crushed 1/3 cup Pecans, chopped 3 tbsp Margarine (reduced-calorie), melted 4 cups Vanilla

[Recipe] Peanut Butter & Jam Sandwich Cookies

A delicious Diabetic-friendly cookie recipe with a sweet strawberry jam centre. This recipes makes about 20 sandwiches and each cookie contains about 97 calories. Ingredients: 1/4 cup Margarine, softened 1/4 cup Peanut butter, no sugar added 1/2 cup Calorie-free sweetener 1/4 cup Sugar 2 large Egg whites 1 tsp Vanilla extract 1 3/4 cups Flour

[Recipe] Barley and Black Bean Salad

This lovely diabetic-friendly recipe can be enjoyed as a side dish or on its own. This recipe yields 4 serving and each serving contains about 350 Calories. Ingredients: 1 cup Pearl barley, uncooked quick-cooking 420g Black beans, rinsed and drained 2 cups Cherry tomatoes, halved 1/2 cup Green pepper, finely chopped 1/2 cup Diabetic friendly

[Recipe] Delicious Pancakes with Applesauce

This delicious pancake recipe yields about 10 pancakes and contains about 74 calories per pancake. Enjoy this recipe with the whole family. Ingredients: 1 cup Cake flour 1 tsp Baking soda 1/8 tsp Salt 2 tbsp Toasted wheat germ 1 cup Buttermilk, non-fat 1/4 cup Unsweetened applesauce 2 tsp Vegetable oil 1 large Egg, lightly

[Recipe] Fresh Berries with Maple Cream

This delicious dessert is perfect for all diabetics and non-diabetics. This recipe serves 4 and contains about 140 calories per serving. Ingredients: 3/4 cup Fat-free sour cream 1/4 cup Maple syrup 1 cup Blueberries, fresh 1 1/2 cups Raspberries, fresh Method: In a small mixing bowl combine the sour cream and maple syrup. Whisk well.

[Recipe] Seared Chicken with Avocado

This recipe is perfect for any diabetic looking for a delicious dinner recipe. This recipe yields 4 servings and takes about 30 minutes to prepare. One serving contains about 221 Calories. Ingredients: 1 1/2 tsp Blackened seasoning 4 Chicken breast, skinless & de-boned 1 tsp Olive oil 1 diced Avocado 2 tbsp Fresh cilantro, chopped