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How many grams of carbs should someone with gestational diabetes have per day?

How many grams of carbs should someone with  gestational diabetes have per day?

2000 kcals.: Depending on your weight and height; most women should consume 1500-2500 kcals daily while on ada diabetic diet. ...Read more

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How much sodium should someone have a day? And how many grams of sugar per day?

How much sodium should someone have a day? And how many grams of sugar per day?

DRV..: The daily reference values (drv) published by the us government are the amount of nutrients recommended based on a 2000 calorie per day diet. The drv of sodium is 2, 400 mg and total carbohydrate 300 gm. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How many grams of sugar should I consume daily?

How many grams of sugar should I consume daily?

You decide: It's not an essential nutrient. You can live without any simple sugars, refined or otherwise, in your diet. Try to avoid heavy loading with refined sugar since people tend to overeat it and sucrose is rough on the teeth. ...Read more

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Can you get diabetes from a two week sugar binge? And how many grams of sugar consumed over a two week period could cause diabetes?

Can you get diabetes from a two week sugar binge? And how many grams of sugar consumed over a two week period could cause diabetes?

Not sugar: Diabetes is not related to your intake of sugar; actually sugar has few calories, but they are empty calories without nutrition. Adult (or type 2) diabetes is more common as you get older, if you have a family history of diabetes -- and is 70-90% related to weight. As you gain weight you become more resistant to Insulin until your pancreas is overwhelmed. It's the only risk factor you can control. ...Read more

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Fruit and veg under 5g of sugar and how many grams should i have per day?

Fruit and veg under 5g of sugar and how many grams should i have per day?

Sugar intake: According to the American Heart Association (AHA), the maximum amount of added sugars you should eat in a day are - Men: 150 calories per day (37.5 grams or 9 teaspoons). Women: 100 calories per day (25 grams or 6 teaspoons ...Read more

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How many grams of sugar should be consumed daily?

How many grams of sugar should be consumed daily?

Sugars vs nutrition: I would first advise you that sugar is not the healthiest part of a diet. You do need complex carbohydrates in your diet, but you do not necessarily need simple sugar. The thought is that 40 to 60 grams of carbohydrates as part of a diet that is majority proteins is a good place to land. ...Read more

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How many grams of carbs per day for a type! 2! diabetic on insulin?

How many grams of carbs per day for a type! 2! diabetic on insulin?

Less: You will find the fewer carbs a day, the less Insulin you require. What matters more is that you are using enough Insulin to maintain very good control of sugars. You should also be consistent with carbs. Be realistic, dont eat nothing and be miserable, but it is also dangerous to eat too much then too little carbs which causes high highs and low lows. Try to eat consistent amount. ...Read more

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How come diabetics have to eat a certain amount of carbs?

How come diabetics have to eat a certain amount of carbs?

For control: Carbohydrates convert to sugar in our body. Controlling the amount of carbs you eat, will conrol your diabetes more appropriately. This ada sponsored web site is good, ..Go to: http://www.Diabetes.Org/food-and-fitness/food/planning-meals/carb-counting/. ...Read more

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How many carbs should a type two diabetic consume in one day?

How many carbs should a type two diabetic consume in one day?

45-60 gm per meal: The less carbs consumed daily, the better! but the problem is you will not be able to maintain that diet for ever, and because of that 45-60 gm of carbohydrate (3-4 carb choices) per meal is a more reasonable alternative, doing that typically reduces the extreme spikes in the blood glucose. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many grams of sugar and carbs should I be intaking with type 2 diabetes?

Can you let me know how many grams of sugar and carbs should I be intaking with type 2 diabetes?

Varies: The answers are variable depending upon your height, weight, activity level, etc. There is no value in having sugar in your diet, although small amounts occur naturally in all your foods and can't cause much problems. See a good registered dietitian to calculate specific dietary parameters for you. ...Read more

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How many grams of sugar should I have on an average day?

How many grams of sugar should I have on an average day?

Not a set Amount: There is no normal amount of sugar - you should eat a healthy balanced diet that may include some sugar but there is no set amount. ...Read more

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How many grams of carbohydrates should a person with type 2 diabetes or gestational diabetes intake a day?

How many grams of carbohydrates should a person with type 2 diabetes or gestational diabetes intake a day?

No definite #: There is no definite # on that. It will depend on your prepregnancy weight, the weight you've gained throughout your pregnancy, the severity of your diabetes. The calorie intake increases in the second and third trimester by ~ 300 calories/day. Of which ~65% should come from carbohydrates. ...Read more

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How many grams of sugar per day is it healthy to have?

Very little: I recommend that total grams of carbohydrates (including simple sugars) be limited to 60gm or less especially if you are overweight. ...Read more

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At risk for diabetes. How many grams of carbs daily to aid in weight loss?

At risk for diabetes. How many grams of carbs daily to aid in weight loss?

Quality not grams: Eat 6 equal meals with fresh vegetables, non sugary fruit, high quality protein, and olive oil and coconut oil, and quinoa as the best grain. Avoid processed foods and processed meats and artificially sweetened foods. Get a good night sleep, exercise and manage stress skillfully. See kelly mcgonigal's the will power instinct for optimal health and weight loss. ...Read more

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On10mg of atorvastatin for a month. Glucose is 95. However i drink 20oz of regular soda daily. How big a concern that i develop type 2 diabetes?

On10mg of atorvastatin for a month.  Glucose is 95.  However i drink 20oz of regular soda daily. How big a concern that i develop type 2 diabetes?

Significantly ↑es: Diabetes mellitus = ?blood sugar, is ?ed by carbs (esp. Simple sugars) intake, develops over 30-40 years, ?es with age ; slightly ?es with all statins (which, in human trials, ?death for each transitioning to dm). Optimize lipoproteins by NMR (incl. Lp-ir score), hba1c to ?5.0%, usual resting sbp <120 mmhg. Go hflc. Study: big fat lies, mcgovern's report, nusi.Org, fatchance.Html, dietdoctor.Com. ...Read more

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How many grams of carbs should an insulin dependant diabetic eat per day?

How many grams of carbs should an insulin dependant diabetic eat per day?

Range: It is recommend the average adult eat about 60 gm of carbs (sugar) with each meal, larger people or men may sometimes eat up to 75 gm carb per meal and smaller people or those trying to do low carb 45gm of carb per meal with snacks being about 15 gm of carb. ...Read more

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How many fruits can I eat in a day so that sugar from fruits do not contribute to high sugar intake? Non-diabetic male,healthy diet,added sugar -35gms

How many fruits can I eat in a day so that sugar from fruits do not contribute to high sugar intake? Non-diabetic male,healthy diet,added sugar -35gms

Glycemic Index: chart would be helpful. You can search the net for one. The fructose and thus insulin evoking aspect to fruits vary from fruit to fruit with berries being the lowest on the list and fruit juices and watermelon being much higher. Peace and good health. Same process for vegetables. ...Read more