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Low Sugar

9 Easy Low Sugar Breakfast Recipes to Start Your Day Off Right

If you want to eat less sugar, finding no-sugar and low sugar breakfast recipes that are both easy to make and delicious is a crucial piece of the puzzle. Breakfast items like flavored coffee drinks...
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Monk Fruit Sweetener - who's tried it?

chicgail
by chicgail 6 years ago

I've noticed that there's a new sweetener being advertised that's made from monk fruit. I tried - and hated - Stevia. I bought the stuff on a friend's recommendation, put it in my coffee one Sat...

Turpinado versus Sugar

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by Bschaden1228 1 year ago

Hello! I have a question. I am trying to heavily cut sugar out of my diet. A recipe I am making for dinner calls for dark brown sugar. I bought turpinado instead and used less than what was bei...

How to reduce sugar in a baking recipe without wrecking the entire dish? Or, a savoury banana bread recipe?

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by mollyw 8 years ago

I like eating baked goods, but I'm not a big fan of sweet stuff. I've made loads of savoury cakes and muffins and so forth, but I wonder what would happen if I just took a recipe for, say, banana b...

Help! Need Specialized Bread Help!

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by Libranflight 2 years ago

Hello everyone! I need some help to with a bread that my cousin can eat. She is going through chemo right now for breast cancer, and is on a specialized diet. Here is what she wants to ...

Diabetic, Low Potassium Diet suggestions

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by Diane in Bexley 12 years ago

A member of our family, who has diabetes, has just been diagnosed with diabetic kidney disease and now also has to limit high potassium rich foods. The list below contains low potassium foods. Yes,...

No Carb "snacks"

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by King of Northern Blvd 7 years ago

My son was recently diagnosed with diabetes. I am looking for snack ideas that he can eat without having to having to count carbs etc. So far I have just been carrying around various cold cuts and ...

Diabetic Friendly Kung Pao Chicken Recipes

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by Danybear 3 years ago

Looking to find or create a diabetic friendly recipe for Kung Pao Chicken. Commercial restaurant recipes include too much sugar in the sauce. I want to replace it with something like Splenda. I alr...

Diabetic foodie with high blood pressure. Ideas? Recipes? Tips?

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by AaronTheMoo 4 years ago

I love food! There is so much out there to try. What a world we live in! I'd like to ask my fellow foodies and chowhounds for some help. Interested?

Tagatose

RhonelyInsanediego
by RhonelyInsanediego 7 years ago

Not sure where to post this thread, but this section of Chowhound seems appropriate. I'm a diabetic. I am also an R&D chemist by trade, so when I read an article years ago about Tagatose, a natur...

Healthy Single Serve Desserts

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by tvan614 2 years ago

Hi there! I desperately need some ideas for some healthy, preferably low sugar desserts that are for one person!!

WW-friendly baked goods/dessert?

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by HeyImBack 2 years ago

Hi all, I have to bake Monday night for a coworker's bday on Tuesday. My coworker is on WW so I'm looking for something points-friendly so that she can enjoy it while still remaining on program...

Wanted: low sugar yogurt.

PeterL
by PeterL 7 years ago

I am surprised that no one has called out yogurt makers for the high sugar contents of their products. Coke and other sugary drinks, sure. But yogurt? The lowest sugar yogurt I can find has 9 gm...

Sugar-free/low-carb icecream for diabetics?

Kajikit
by Kajikit 8 years ago

DH has requested icecream... so I bought a few brands to try, and they all taste very different. Publix sugar-free vanilla was very disappointing (strong chemical flavour) and Edys sugar-free choco...

Patented sugar reduction molecule will be on shelves next year

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"Sugar reduction specialist DouxMatok is in advanced talks with multinational food manufacturers and says its patented flavour-carrying particle will be on shelves in Europe by 2018. DouxMatok's pr...

Weight Watchers Foodies--January 2017, Ringing in Deliciousness!

The Dairy Queen
by The Dairy Queen 3 years ago

And just like that, we're in 2017. I'm glad to have 2016 in my rear-view mirror and am looking forward to what 2017 might bring, as long as it's good. So, let me ask, what are you cooking this ...

Weight Watchers Foodies--November 2016

The Dairy Queen
by The Dairy Queen 3 years ago

Wow, I can't believe it's November already. Time to come up with a game plan to navigate the holidays. Do you have any plan-friendly holiday favorites to share? ~TDQ

Sugar-free cake with NO sugar substitute

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by Foodienewbee 8 years ago

This may be a tough one…here’s the challenge; I need a sugar-free cake recipe with no no table sugar, no brown sugar and no fruit juice, that does not use Splenda or any other sugar substitute. ...

Weight Watchers Foodies--October 2016

The Dairy Queen
by The Dairy Queen 3 years ago

'Tis the season of pumpkin everything, which marks the beginning of the treacherous, dizzying slide through the delicious, temptation minefield that is the holidays and into, gasp, 2017. What a...

Three diseases

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by blood 3 years ago

How do you balance diets when they are so different. Finding it hard to cope trying to manage what to eat. I am a diabetic also have Crohn's and now I am supposed to be on a renal diet. The foo...

Q. What do you get after 25 years of a glutinous diet and alcohol abuse?

jrvedivici
by jrvedivici 4 years ago

A. Apparently Diabetes !!! (***Disclaimer, I got the call from the Dr's office, apparently my A1C came in very high, 11, and I was put on diabetics meds. I only spoke to his nurse who wasn't ...