When taking a new medication, you may have noticed a warning stating “avoid grapefruit juice” or “do not take with dairy products” but what exactly does that mean? Some medications interact with different foods that may alter how they work inside our bodies which may lead to the prescribed drug not working in the way it was intended.
On Thursday, May 23rd Denver Indian Health and Family Services 90-minute course for cooking with diabetes. This pilot class had six attendees, and we had a lot of fun cooking and learning about nutrition strategies for diabetes management! We made a flavorful main dish of vegetable-loaded turkey tacos with three sisters’ salsa, cranberry-lime fizz drink and finished off the meal with no bake peanut butter and chocolate chip energy bites.
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