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Tomatoes Are Good For Diabetics


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The Journal of the American Medical Association shows that daily consumption of tomatoes reduces the oxidative stress in type 2 diabetes. They are a rich source of vitamins and minerals.

- Submitted by SUNSHINE6442 12/6/2011 in Living With Diabetes | 9 Comments
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BRENDABEEMAN 8/2/2012 10:55:00 AM

    nightshades are usually poisonous, and a l-o-n-g time ago people thought tomatoes were poisonous because they are in the nightshade family of plants.
GIVEUP30 1/11/2014 5:21:00 PM

    I ate so many tomoatoes when I was young I ended up getting a rash and had to stop eating them for years. I am back at eating them...
ERICHEY2 8/16/2012 6:21:00 AM

    I have always liked tomatoes I like them in tomatoe sandwiches with miracle whip
BELLACUDDLES 8/9/2012 4:27:00 PM

    Love the fruit!!! Low cal and tastey too!!
ILOVEJIM851991 8/9/2012 7:59:00 AM

    my favorite seasonal food yum
KITTYPNC 8/7/2012 5:58:00 PM

    I love tomatoes! emoticon
SIMOFDIM 8/2/2012 10:46:00 PM

    And I just call them "Food of the Gods!" What would life be without them?
SAFETYSUE 8/2/2012 7:51:00 PM

    I love them and grow them, I eai them everyday and can them to use in the winter!
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MIKEROYAL 2/2/2012 6:01:00 AM

    why are tomatoes called a nightshade vegetable - and on some people's "do not eat" list?

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