Make a Diabetes Relieving Drink

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We all know that Diabetes is one of the most common condition on earth that is really hard to maintain because of expensive medicines. So people are always looking for an alternative. This drink is very effective on those people that have a Diabetes type 2.

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There are many options that you can take in order to get a good drink to help your need with your diabetes. You can either go for the name branded solutions or you can simply create homemade milk shakes or drinks in order to help aid yourself in your situation. If you have diabetes you are in a nut shell suffering from a high volume of sugar in your body and the solution will be to eliminate the sugar count in your blood as well as the salt count.

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Brand Named Drinks

Brand named drinks are drinks that have been made by a manufacturer who specializes in creating drink for certain needs. These drinks may or may not be costly but will be drinks that will come already made for you to consume to help balance you in your diabetes state. It has been made clear that these drinks will not cure you of diabetes but in fact they will help to keep you healthy while going through this illness. These already made drink will help you to balance out your salt/sugar levels in your blood by providing you with vitamins will help to counteract against salt/sugar.

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    GlucoBurst drinks come in a variety of shake flavors ranging from chocolate, vanilla and strawberry.
    These drinks contain carbohydrates in order to battle against the sugar/salts in your body by creating a balance level for your body. Aside from these ingredients these drinks also contain carotene which can help diabetics who have an issue with their vision so this drink is a win-win for diabetics for they will get help with two issues they are having with having diabetes.
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    Glucerna is a drink that was created in order to help diabetics get a boost of carbohydrates to their body when they are lacking carbohydrates.
    Not all diabetics suffer from a low carbohydrate level so this drink is not for all diabetics in particular but has been made for this special group of diabetics. This drink also contains what is known as chromium picolinate which has been talked about to help people with type 2 diabetes control their blood levels.
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    Boost Glucose is a drink that was created in order to help diabetics who are in need of losing weight for it has a low percentage of fats and carbohydrates in the drink.
    It also has a rich percentage of Vitamin E which is needed for diabetics who are suffering from a heart disease.
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Brand Named Mixes

Brand named mixes are basically powders that are created for people to put in water or any other type of solution to enjoy the drink the way that they prefer. Powdered drinks also contain important vitamins that are needed and should not be frowned upon because they do not come complete in a fully mixed drink.

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  • Formula 1 is the top powdered drink that is purchased by diabetics for it contains a lot of essential vitamins and also has a variety of flavors. The mix comes in a variety of flavors such as latte, wild berry, pina colada, strawberry and kiwi. But the best part of these mixes are that they can be added to not only water but also milk which can help for the person to create a thick milkshake from the product for enjoyment. This mixture was created for diabetics who are active rather than the diabetics who are not active in their daily life.

Make it Yourself

Aside from the different brand varieties of drinks that you can purchase there are also varieties of drinks that you can create yourself in order to save money and also allow you to create a flavor that you are more comfortable with rather than buying a pre-made drink. Understand that when making the drinks personally they will not always have the correct amount of nutrients and vitamins that brand named shakes come with in their mixtures. Here are a few recipes that can be put together in order to create a good homemade shake for diabetics who want to create their own homemade mixture.

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This mixture is for diabetics who are looking to lose a few pounds for the mixture does not contain a high level of carbohydrates for the body then allowing the body to shed pounds while drinking ad staying active.

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Mixture 1

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    Place one cup of sugar free pudding in a blender
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    Add to the pudding one cup of skim milk or 1 percent milk
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    Add a half cup of crush ice to the blender
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    Blend the mixture until satisfied and then proceed to drink
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Mixture 2

If the diabetic is suffering from any intestinal issues then they will need to not make this mixture for the berries are high in fiber which can cause issues with their intestines.

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    Put a pudding cup in the blender that contains a high vitamin count of B12 which can help ease diabetes during a diabetics pregnancy
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    Add to the mixture a cup of berries regardless of the type of berries
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    Add to the mixture one cup of skim milk
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    Add two tablespoons of sugar free pudding mix to the blender
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Drinks to avoid

A diabetic should stay away from a list of drinks that will not aid them in the process of easing the problems that they are facing as a diabetic. These drinks should be avoided or drank at least with caution because they will in fact hurt regardless of how good they taste.

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    Sodas should be avoided for they contain a high sugar percentage
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    Avoid all sports drinks for they contain high sugar
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Alternatives

If you are an active diabetic and are suffering because you are not allowed to drink sports drinks then you can simply add a little salt to a drink in order to help replenish your electrolytes in the body. Drinks such as water, lemonade, tea or ice tea are good examples of drinks that do not contain a high level of sugar which can be aided by adding a pinch of salt to help replenish electrolytes.

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Other Things to avoid

If you are suffering with diabetes there are a lot of foods that should be avoided in order to successfully battle your diagnosis of diabetes. Below is a list of foods to avoid and the reasons that they should be avoided. Before eating any type of food you should check if any of the foods contain any of these ingredients in order to keep you safe.

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    Food that are high in saturated fats
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    Food that contains high sodium
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    Food that contains high calories
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    Foods that contain high carbohydrates
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    Avoid Deep Fried Foods
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These foods can contribute to giving your body an abnormal dose of sugar which can cause heart failure in diabetics.

Ingredients :

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    ½ cup Bitter Gourd {100 grm} – unpeeled, fresh cut
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    ½ cup Cucumber {75 grm} – unpeeled, fresh cut
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    10 Spinach leaves {50 grm}
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    ½ lemon squeeze juice
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    ¼ tsp Cinnamon {3 grm}
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    ¼ cup water {You can adjust, it depends on the thickness that you prefer}
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How to make

  • Use a blender mixer or a juicer, just put all the ingredients and mix it.

Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • Drink 30 minutes before breakfast if Diabetes is Recent.
  • Drink 30 minutes before dinner if Diabetes is Old and Chronic.
  • Healthy Diet and Exercise is also needed for Diabetes control.
  • If you have problems with any of these steps, ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

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