British Dietetic Association (2017) Cholesterol. Available online at: www.bda.uk.com/foodfacts/cholesterol [Accessed 12 December 2017]

Diabetes UK (2015) Diabetes Education. Available online at: www.diabetes.org.uk/Guide-to-diabetes/Managing-your-diabetes/Education/ [Accessed 12 December 2017]

Diabetes UK (2015) Top tips for healthy eating. Available online at: www.diabetes.org.uk/Guide-to-diabetes/Managing-your-diabetes/Healthy-eating/Top-tips/ [Accessed 12 December 2017]

Diabetes UK (2015) What is diabetes? Available online at: www.diabetes.org.uk/Guide-to-diabetes/What-is-diabetes/ [Accessed 12 December 2017]

Wing RR et al (2011) Benefits of Modest Weight Loss in Improving Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight and Obese Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care: 34; 1481-1486

Diabetes UK – Low Carbohydrate information

https://www.diabetes.org.uk/guide-to-diabetes/enjoy-food/eating-with-diabetes/meal-plans-/low-carb

https://www.diabetes.org.uk/professionals/position-statements-reports/food-nutrition-lifestyle/low-carb-diets-for-people-with-diabetes

Eatwell Guide

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-eatwell-guide

NICE – to cover HbA1c targets

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng28/chapter/1-Recommendations#hba1c-measurement-and-targets

DiRECT study to cover the idea of remission and 15% weight loss

http://www.directclinicaltrial.org.uk/Pubfiles/Patient%20Info%20Website%2011%20DEC%202017.pdf

http://www.directclinicaltrial.org.uk/Pubfiles/Beating%20Diabetes%20McCombie%202017%20bmj.j4030.full.pdf

 


Corresponds with the Type 2 diabetes Food Fact Sheet Written by Julie Taplin, Marjory Anderson and Duane Mellor, Dietitians on behalf of the BDA Diabetes Specialist Group. © BDA February 2015. Review date February 2018. Version 5