Note: The eggs and paprika on the potato salad in this file photo are also a good idea, especially for diabetics.
Friday, May 29, 2015
POTATO SALAD TRICK
Do you love potatoes but have to avoid them because of blood sugar spikes? Here is a trick to try if you fall into the 'I love potatoes but my blood sugar doesn't trap'. Make your potato salad with lemon juice then chill it before eating. Scientists have discovered that the acid from the lemon juice and the cold from the refrigeration alter the molecules in the potatoes to slow down absorption and thus lower the risk of a blood sugar spike.