Key Points

• Intentional weight loss can help reverse hyperglycemia, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and other risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetic pathoetiologies.

• Caloric restriction without an accompanying exercise program is much less likely to succeed, although increased eating in compensation for exercise is a potential pitfall.

Dietary consistency will also ease the difficulties of living with diabetes. As with a regular exercise program, a stable diet will simplify insulin treatment schedules in type 1 patients but will not produce the marked effects observed in type 2 patients. Therefore, dietary manipulation should be directed toward ensuring content regularity rather than weight loss in type 1 patients.

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