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Type 1 Diabetes and Nutrition: Carbohydrate Counting

People living with type 1 diabetes must understand how carbohydrates affect blood glucose.  Taking the correct amount of insulin based on how many carbs you eat during a meal, is the key to keeping blood sugars within a healthy target range.  

Watch the following video to learn about carbohydrates, carb counting, nutrition label reading and more. 


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