Low glycemic index foods Glycemic Index and Load Chart Infographic “The Truth about the Glycemic Load – Tells You How Much Carb (Sugar) Your Food Actually Contains (Whereas the Glycemic Index Only Measures the Effect of Glucose on Your Blood Sugar)  The glycemic index on its own can be very helpful, but there were some …

Low glycemic index foods Glycemic Index and Load Chart Infographic “The Truth about the Glycemic Load – Tells You How Much Carb (Sugar) Your Food Actually Contains (Whereas the Glycemic Index Only Measures the Effect of Glucose on Your Blood Sugar) The glycemic index on its own can be very helpful, but there were some …

This table provides an outline of foods that are low versus high glycemic.  Notice the amount of fruits and vegetables that are listed as “High Glycemic” Foods.  Are these foods bad for you? No, food is your pharmacy.

This table provides an outline of foods that are low versus high glycemic. Notice the amount of fruits and vegetables that are listed as “High Glycemic” Foods. Are these foods bad for you? No, food is your pharmacy.

Glycemic Index ~ Heh. So for a Type 1 diabetic, that translates to "high GI foods lead to a blood sugar spike (even if you bolus what ought to be the appropriate amount, well ahead of time), while low GI foods allow blood sugar to remain stable, when an appropriate amount of insulin is delivered."

Glycemic Index ~ Heh. So for a Type 1 diabetic, that translates to "high GI foods lead to a blood sugar spike (even if you bolus what ought to be the appropriate amount, well ahead of time), while low GI foods allow blood sugar to remain stable, when an appropriate amount of insulin is delivered."

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