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healthy snacks

does anyone recomend any sugar free healthy snacks for our diabetic kids?
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I am not a physican or nutritionist, but the mom of a type one diabetic. We do not use sugar free snacks as a lot of them contain an ingredient called manitol or sorbitol. This ingredient is in most sugar free items and can cause the runs along with bowel problems.  What we give our daughter is healthy no or low carbohydrate snacks. We were advised by our nutritionist to be careful of the
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Along with fruits and vegetables, personally I like the South Beach Diet bars which contain around 15 grams of carbs (or less).  My kids love them too.
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I Found these cookies that are "no sugar added" and the nutritional facts look good my kids love them and they are large in size.  They come in 5 flavors too! www.protocookie.com
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I Found these cookies that are "no sugar added" and the nutritional facts look good my kids love them and they are large in size.  They come in 5 flavors too! www.protocookie.com
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