Home > Medical > Diabetes > Diabetes diet and obesity Diabetes diet and obesity All sections in Diabetes » About Diabetes » Diabetes & other Organs » Diabetes and Pregnancy » Diabetes and the Elderly » Children & Teens » Diet and Obesity » FAQs » Health Tips » Living with Diabetes » Multimedia » Diabetes News » Real-life Story » Support Groups » The Glycaemic Index » Treatment: Type 1 » Treatment: Type 2 » What to do in a crisis » Who is at risk Dishing up the facts on diabetes The number of people developing diabetes is steadily increasing, but the good news is that certain lifestyle choices can dramatically decrease one’s risk of developing the most common type of diabetes, type 2 diabetes. You can still enjoy the sweet things in life What better time to have your blood sugar levels checked than this November? It's World Diabetes month this November. Insulin resistance and weight loss: does antagolin work? Antagolin is being promoted as a supplement that can alleviate insulin resistance and help you lose weight. Is it safe and effective? DietDoc investigates. Quiz Assess your diabetes risk » Ask Diabetes expert » Check Glycaemic index tool » Quiz Am I eating right for my diabetes? » The perks of diabetes A snapshot of diabetes in SA Sugary drinks could fuel diabetes New research results have confirmed once again that by having just one 350ml sugar-sweetened cold drink a day, you increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 20%. Basic diabetic menu for one week Looking for a one-week diabetic menu plan? Here it is, compiled by Health24's DietDoc Dr Ingrid van Heerden. 6 diabetes myths debunked Despite its prevalence, misunderstandings about diabetes abound. Here's a list of six common diabetes myths. Get the facts on diabetes and help spread awareness. Type 2 diabetes and diet Diet plays an important role in preventing and controlling type 2 diabetes. Read more about what you should and shouldn't eat. Diabetes and diet - the basics Diabetes mellitus is one of the so-called diseases of lifestyle that is starting to occur more and more frequently in South Africa. Diabetes: 10 steps to eating well The key to nutrition for diabetics is to eat a wide variety of foods and focus on balanced meals. Here are 10 simple guidelines to assist diabetics with healthy food choices. 4 easy diabetic recipes Whether you are diabetic or not, these delicious and nutritious recipes are simply too good to resist. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.