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Food strategies for seniors in home care.

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The information given here is for informational purposes only and is not intended to act as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or nutritional guidance.

Food Restrictions: Salt / Sugar / Fats / Gluten / Dairy / Nuts / Fish / Shellfish / Eggs

Soy / Corn / Sulfites / Yeast / Caffeine / Alcohol / Vegetarian / Kosher / Halal


Medical Conditions: Diabetes / Arthritis / Inflammatory Bowel / IBS / Osteoporosis

Migraine / Kidney / High Blood Pressure / Gout / Asthma /  Conflicts with Medications

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Fats and sodium.


Beyond the issue of carbohydrates, fats are also important:



Whether or not the person in home care is on sodium restriction, it is best for the diabetic to avoid the high levels of sodium found in many snack and processed foods.




Importance of diet

Controlling blood sugar

Carbohydrate strategies

Fats and sodium

Glycemic index