Definition of Diabetic diet
1. Noun. A diet designed to help control the symptoms of diabetes.
Medical Definition of Diabetic diet
1. A diet prescribed in the treatment of diabetes mellitus, usually limited in the amount of sugar or readily available carbohydrate. (12 Dec 1998)
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Literary usage of Diabetic diet
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1. A Diabetic Manual for the Mutual Use of Doctor and Patient by Elliott Proctor Joslin (1919)
"CHAPTER XII THE diabetic diet IS EXPENSIVE. THIS is true whether the patient is untreated or treated, but in the former state the waste of food is enormous. ..."
2. The Medical and Surgical Reporter (1893)
"Of course, an anti-diabetic diet should be used ... anti-diabetic diet in general it is noticeable that almost every close observer has his own preferences ..."
3. Therapeutic Gazette (1917)
"It is worthy of trial in most cases of diabetes if the ordinary diabetic diet does not promptly check the glycosuria. The treatment lasts for a week or ten ..."
4. Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics by Herbert Swift Carter, Paul Edward Howe, Howard Harris Mason (1921)
"General diabetic diet List. May take—Soups: Meat soups and broths. Egg, cheese or allowed vegetables may be added. Meats: All kinds of fresh, ..."
5. Diet in Health and Disease by Julius Friedenwald, John Ruhräh (1907)
"The peculiar conditions of diabetic diet, its richness in protein and poorness in carbohydrate, are factors which we know from physiology (Vol. ..."