- A individualized meal plan and regular physical activity is the basis of managing type 2 diabetes (T2DM).
- The meal plan for T2DM should emphasize control of weight and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors.
- Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) is the development of an individualized meal plan by a registered dietitian. MNT includes a nutrition assessment, intervention using evidenced-based nutrition practice guidelines, mutual goal setting, and monitoring and evaluation of progress.
Nutrition for Type 2 Diabetes was found in Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide.
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