BuyFindarrow_forward

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle (...

6th Edition
Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007

Solutions

Chapter
Section
BuyFindarrow_forward

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle (...

6th Edition
Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007
Textbook Problem

List the main considerations in developing a diet plan (nutrition prescription) for an individual with diabetes.

Summary Introduction

To list: The main considerations in designing a diet plan for an individual with diabetes.

Introduction: Diabetes is a metabolic disease caused by the condition of high level of glucose in the blood. There are two types of diabetes based on the events that occur leading to the disorder. In type I, the body fails to produce insulin, and in type II, the cell becomes resistant to insulin, and the amount of insulin circulating in the bloodstream is huge, resulting in high triglycerides and high blood pressure.

Explanation

Developing a dietary plan is very much required for an individual with diabetes, irrespective of type I or type II. The individualized diet plan for an individual with diabetes should include the following:

  • A target calorie intake be introduced in the diet based on the current individual weight.
  • Assist and motivate them in order to achieve lower blood glucose level and weight management goal along with lipid and blood pressure goal...

Still sussing out bartleby?

Check out a sample textbook solution.

See a sample solution

The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started

Additional Science Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions add

Taking multivitamins, magnesium, manganese, or diuretics can often cure PMS. T F

Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies - Standalone book (MindTap Course List)

Identify and describe the tissues shown below.

Human Biology (MindTap Course List)

Why does the Doppler effect detect only radial velocity?

Horizons: Exploring the Universe (MindTap Course List)

Feathers and hair consist mainly of ___ . a. chitin b. cartilage c. keratin d. collagen

Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (MindTap Course List)

Transverse waves travel with a speed of 20.0 m/s on a string under a tension of 6.00 N. What tension is require...

Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Technology Update (No access codes included)