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Can banana be eaten by diabetic patient?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Of course!: Like most things, moderation is the key.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Bananas: The american diabetes association says you can eat bananas w type ii diabetes. 1 medium sized banana has 27 gm of carbohydrates ; only 1.29 gm of protein. So, you need to be judicious. See: http://www.Diabetes.Org/living-with-diabetes/treatment-and-care/ask-the-expert/ask-the-dietitian/archives/can-you-still-eat-bananas.Html.

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Dr. David Sneid
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Not good or bad: Not good or bad. Just calories which must be accounted for in your diet.

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