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From South Africa:

I have type 2 diabetes, and would like to know which fruits I must avoid. I would also like to know if pineapple should be avoided.


Although pineapples, and all fruit for that matter, have carbohydrate in the way of fruit sugar, fruit also includes a wealth of vitamins and minerals for your body. I would recommend that you speak with a Registered Dietitian on your health care team who can suggest specific amounts of fruit to include in your meal plan.


Original posting 17 Nov 2002
Posted to Meal Planning, Food and Diet


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