I was diagnosed type 2 about nine months ago, and since then I have managed my BG quite successfully through diet, exercise, and medication. I recently had my first ever colonoscopy. The recommended diet prep for that procedure was low residue low fiber. Makes sense of course but it did raise my BG levels a bit. Without going into the details, that colonoscopy revealed the necessity for continued, and perhaps relatively frequent surgeries and procedures that will require a sustained low residue diet. My BG levels are slowly creeping up. Can anyone point me towards some resources that address my particular challenge of combining low carb with low residue? I ask because there are some diets out there that work really well for Type 2s, are very low-carb, and could be low-fiber as well. You can check out
Micronutrients are the vitamins and minerals that our bodies need to function. For more information about our editorial process, click here. But a number of studies have shown that a low-residue diet may be just as effective at colon preparation while vastly improving patient satisfaction. Combining low carb and low residue diets Type 2. Mayo Clinic does not endorse companies or products. I would stick to what your Dr has recommended until you are better. Reddit is not a replacement for your doctor. EbonyDahlia, how do you eat high fiber while being on keto? They include. Do the low residue thing until you are healed, then soft reg foods then reg foods then ease back into the low carb.
Grocery List, shopping list for beginners. Fresh Strawberry Yogurt Cake Ingredients: 1 cup 2 sticks butter, softened 2 cups granulated sugar 3 large eggs 3 tablespoons l Micronutrients are the vitamins and minerals that our bodies need to function. We can’t make them naturally, so we have to get them through food or supplements. When treating and preventing digestive conditions, we want foods high in beneficial micronutrients like B vitamins, iron, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, zinc, omega-3s and vitamins A, C and D. Low-carb really doesn’t suck when you can sear a perfect steak and turn vegetables into pizza. Death begins in the colon. And modern science has shown that he was correct.