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Diabetic coming for tea

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BlingLoving Sun 18-Nov-12 20:59:00

I have my elderly neighbours coming for a cup of tea tomorrow. He is diabetic so I have no idea what to serve. They are coming early so can't do sandwiches etc but clearly no cake. Help please.

tazzle22 Sun 18-Nov-12 21:10:29

well it will depend on how strict he has to be about carbohydrates , whether he takes insulin, tablets or just diet controlled. For some people even one biscuit might be one to many ..... for others its not a big deal .

Maybe just a wee phone call to generally ask re likes / dislikes ....

When you say "tea".. is it literally a cuppa with snack or is it the 5pm ish meal some people call tea

ClareMarriott Mon 19-Nov-12 17:03:21

I would'nt necessarily assume no cake if you don't know how the diabetes is controlled, but a call to them to find out about about food would be ok

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