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Alcohol And Blood Sugar Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Alcohol And Blood Sugar.

Eating with Diabetes: Alcoholic Beverages

Since you've been diagnosed with diabetes, you have hopefully started learning how various foods and beverages affect your blood sugar. But what about alcohol? How does it affect your blood sugar and how do you account for it when planning meals...  Read more

Understanding Hypoglycemia

Your body breaks down the food you eat into a type of sugar called glucose. After you eat a meal or snack, that glucose makes its way into the bloodstream, causing the level of sugar in your blood to increase. Your pancreas responds by releasing the...  Read more

Eating with Diabetes: Party Food

Birthday parties, holidays and other social events provide ample opportunity to relax and have a great time with friends and family. Attending a party when you're trying to lose weight is hard enough; for many people with diabetes, an invitation...  Read more

Triglycerides and Your Health

If you're concerned about heart health, then you probably take steps to reduce your cholesterol and keep your blood pressure in check. But there's another important measure you should be aware of: your triglycerides. People with high triglyce...  Read more

Eating for a Healthy Heart

Looking for ways to kick start your heart-healthy lifestyle? Start by looking at your diet. Poor food choices can have a negative effect on your heart, weight and overall health; but making small, sustainable changes to improve your diet can have a l...  Read more

Ok spark-folk: I need some help getting off sugar
Updated 11/26/2015 11:34:53 PM

Ok spark-folk: I need some help getting off sugar again. Halloween wreaked havoc with my diet (kids! trick or treating!) and I want to do things differently for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Friend me and let's motivate each other!...  Read more

Sugar or no sugar Help!!!
Updated 11/27/2015 5:24:00 AM

So my son bought me Heinz mayo so I could have mayo for things I was told I could have sugar as long as it wasn't an added ingredient , this is what the back says as it lists ingredient's it say the regular stuff vinegar eggs sugar (oh No) but when y...  Read more

Low sugar twice during the night and low again now
Updated 11/26/2015 9:21:39 AM

Low sugar twice during the night and low again now having my breakfast and hoping it comes up so I can get a body weight workout done otherwise I'll just be walking. I'm determined to get these last ten off but they seem to want to hang on....  Read more

so what is the general thought about sugar? I have
Updated 11/24/2015 9:11:39 PM

so what is the general thought about sugar? I have not had any in 3 weeks but there is no joy in drinking my tea, what is the BESTchoice?...  Read more

Hey I wanted to know if the Crush Orange Sugar Fre
Updated 11/24/2015 6:59:23 AM

Hey I wanted to know if the Crush Orange Sugar Free Singles to go is really only 5 calories per serving and is it really sugar free? Because it takes so good......  Read more

Blood Sugar Rises to Fight An Illiness

Diuretics used for high blood pressure, water pills, can also raise blood sugar levels if you have diabetes. Some anti-depressants may raise or lower blood sugar.Your blood sugar rises as your body works to fight off an illness. Drink water and other...  Read more

Some things to help lower blood sugar

Cherries are als foods that lower blood sugar.Avocado contains fiber to help slow down blood sugar increases when added to a meal.Eat small slices of avocado through the day to balance blood sugar.Sweet Potatoes will digest slowly. Sweet Potatoes hav...  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

7 Tips for Controlling Your Hungerís On and Off Switches

Simon & Schuster authors Michael F. Roizen, M.D. and Mehmet C. Oz, M.D. shared this guest blog post, which offers tips on keeping your hunger in check. From You: On a Diet: Duct tape over your mouth isnít how your body regulates food intake. Your bod...  Read more

Is Your Exercise Routine Turning Into a Headache?

Do you ever finish a fast run or a terrific tennis match with a wonderful exercise high just to have it diminished by a headache? Exercise headaches occur, just as the name suggests, during or after strenuous and sustained exercise. Activities such...  Read more