In today’s hectic world, trying to eat healthy can often be overwhelming, and poor food choices and skipping meals can inhibit efforts to control diabetes and manage weight. Meal replacements can be a helpful option for many individuals as part of their diabetes management plan because they are convenient, easy to carry, and nutritionally complete.
Meal replacements provide a known calorie count with specific macro- and micro-nutrient levels to help take some of the guesswork out of complex meal planning—no need for measuring, weighing, or counting calories and nutrients. Glucerna® shakes are designed specifically for people with diabetes to help manage blood sugar response, and can be used as meal replacements. Below are some commonly asked questions related to meal replacement: