9 Foods You Should Eat to Manage Type 2 Diabetes

Prevent dangerous blood sugar spikes with the help of these foods. 

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Avocado


Avocado is high in monounsaturated fats, which are generally considered among the healthiest of fats. Researchers have found that a diet high in monounsaturated fats and low in low–quality carbs may improve insulin sensitivity. Monounsaturated fats also improve heart health — an especially important benefit for diabetics, who are at an increased risk for heart disease and stroke. Add a few thin slices of avocado to your sandwiches in place of mayonnaise, or mash a ripe avocado with cilantro, lime juice, and diced tomato for a delicious guacamole dip.

 

Now that you know which foods can help control blood sugars, find out which ones can lead to terrible diabetes complications.