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Bowls of comfort, soup recipes from Carbs&Cals

Monday, April 17th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Carbs & Cals SOUPS A new book in the range includes a plethora of tasty soups to help you achieve your health goals. Whether you are carb counting, reducing your calorie intake or simply trying to eat more vegetables, Carbs & Cals SOUPS read more »

Use a spiralizer to make diabetic veg dishes

Friday, July 31st, 2015 | 0 Comments
Forget noodles, here’s spoodles! Courgetti (spaghetti made from spiralized courgettes) is old news. A new way to kick a spiralizer into gear is to make spoodles – sweet potato noodles. Spiralized raw sweet potato are quick to create and can be enjoyed read more »

Addressing Vitamin D deficiency in diabetics

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lack of sunshine and modern diets and lifestyles are causing a deficiency in Vitamin D and serious health problems as a result, whether they have diabetes or not. However, a quick burst of a Vitamin D spray is all it takes to read more »

Hypo treatments

Monday, January 13th, 2014 | 0 Comments
Having survived another Christmas, we know it’s the high blood sugars we usually worry about — mince pies, Christmas pud and mulled wine not being known for keeping our levels low. Of course the flip side of trying to keep good control read more »

Hot and steamy

Monday, March 19th, 2012 | 0 Comments
Steaming vegetables is the best way to cook them — it retains not only colour better than boiling, but all the nutrients too. And don’t feel that you don’t have the time or the equipment, if you have a microwave and one read more »

Feb issue Desang magazine

Thursday, March 1st, 2012 | 0 Comments
Our latest issue is out! Click on the pic to read all about whether coffee really can make your sugars rise. And that’s just the feature. You can pick up on product news too — Cellnovo launches its pump, the Mendor Discreet read more »

What’s For Dinner? Have a better diet and save money

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 | 0 Comments
A recent survey by the Government’s Change4Life campaign revealed that families who plan their weekly menus ahead and cook healthy meals from scratch can save an average family £29 per week. If endless planning, writing out recipes and following them sounds daunting and read more »

January issue of the magazine

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012 | 0 Comments
We look at tea — does it really have health benefits for people with diabetes? Plus, free meter trial for the OneTouch VerioPro, news on WoundChek, Gluco-Carry as well an article on using spices to add flavour without adding any carb value read more »

Food as medicine

Friday, January 13th, 2012 | 0 Comments
Penguin’s official tie-in recipe book to Channel 4’s The Food Hospital is out now. By Lucy Jones, Gio Miletto and Shaw Somers, it retails at £16.99 and looks at specific ingredients have been scientifically proven to help manage certain health conditions. In read more »

Water works

Saturday, December 24th, 2011 | 0 Comments
You can save money and reduce waste with this reusable lifebottle and tapwater.org’s network of free refilling stations. With 51 million plastic bottles thrown away every day in the UK alone, now is the time to ditch those bottles and get back read more »