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Diabetes Recipe and Meal Planner Guide


The Diabetes Recipe and Meal Planner Guide offers steps to healthy eating and a healthy lifestyle to control and manage diabetes.

The guide includes:

  • How to create a healthy meal plan
  • What is the diabetes food pyramid?
  • What is the right number of servings for you?
  • Recipes
  • Spanish guide
  • References
Links to the Tool:
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The Spanish version is available at:


National Diabetes Education Program

Funding Sources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Department of Health and Human Services; National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (U.S.); National Institutes of Health

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  • Release Date: 07/2001
  • Original Summary: 05/2008
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Last updated: June 15, 2009.