Avocado Brownies (Low-Carb) – Diabetic Foodie

    By electricdiet / July 31, 2021

    Rich, chewy, fudgy avocado brownies are the healthy way to satisfy your chocolate cravings! They’re gluten-free, keto-friendly, and super easy to throw together. When I’m craving something chocolatey and decadent, I always think of brownies. From crispy edge pieces to those ooey-gooey center pieces, there’s a reason this treat is such a classic. Of course, […]


      Chicken Souvlaki Pita Sandwiches – My Bizzy Kitchen

      By electricdiet / July 29, 2021

      These chicken souvlaki pita sandwiches are my new favorite sandwich.  One reason is that after marinating the chicken, this comes together in less than 15 minutes! Is this a traditional chicken souvlaki?  I am not sure, all I know is that it’s delicious. The star of the show?  The pan fried lemon! Once cooked for […]


        Diabetes & Erectile Dysfunction: Causes & Treatment Options

        By electricdiet / July 27, 2021

        High blood sugars can impact the nerves, blood vessels, and blood flow in every part of your body — including your penis. For men with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, erectile dysfunction is a common complication of high blood sugar levels. Fortunately, erectile dysfunction is also something you can often prevent, manage, and treat. […]


          Easy Vegetarian Gourmet – Roasted Summer Vegetables and Pasta Recipe

          By electricdiet / July 25, 2021

          Try Roasting as Vegetable Cooking Method for Healthy Flavor Looking for an easy, fresh and delicious way to get in those nutritious veggies? Try roasting as it brings out the explosion of flavor in this delectable vegetarian dish, Roasted Summer Vegetables and Pasta from Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook. You will not believe how simple this […]


            From the Triumvirate to the Ominous Octet: A New Paradigm for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

            By electricdiet / July 23, 2021

            Insulin resistance in muscle and liver and β-cell failure represent the core pathophysiologic defects in type 2 diabetes. It now is recognized that the β-cell failure occurs much earlier and is more severe than previously thought. Subjects in the upper tertile of impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) are maximally/near-maximally insulin resistant and have lost over 80% […]


              Goat Cheese Pasta with Meatballs

              By electricdiet / July 21, 2021

              Am I the only one that can never cook the right amount of pasta without having five cups leftover?  That’s how this goat cheese pasta with meatballs came about. I am the leftover queen!  A quick search in my fridge and I found an unopened goat cheese.  Then I pulled out the leftover pasta, some […]


                Chicken Crust Pizza (Keto & Gluten-Free)

                By electricdiet / July 19, 2021

                Ditch the high-carb pizza crust and indulge in this protein-packed, gluten-free, keto chicken crust pizza instead! It’s so easy — just mix, bake, add your favorite toppings, and enjoy. From cauliflower crusts to fathead dough to pizza casseroles, there are plenty of ways to enjoy pizza on a low-carb or keto diet. But I think […]


                  One Grocery Shopping List: 3 Delicious Diabetic Meals

                  By electricdiet / July 17, 2021

                  Delicious Diabetic Meals for the Whole Family If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel as though you have to give up your favorite dishes all together. Not so! There’s no need to completely change your menu, just how you prepare it. With a healthy meal plan and a […]


                    Butyrate Improves Insulin Sensitivity and Increases Energy Expenditure in Mice

                    By electricdiet / July 15, 2021

                    Abstract OBJECTIVE We examined the role of butyric acid, a short-chain fatty acid formed by fermentation in the large intestine, in the regulation of insulin sensitivity in mice fed a high-fat diet. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS In dietary-obese C57BL/6J mice, sodium butyrate was administrated through diet supplementation at 5% wt/wt in the high-fat diet. Insulin […]