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There isn't a specific "diabetes diet", instead, those with diabetes can manage their condition by enjoying a healthy, well balanced diet that's high in fibre, low in sugar, salt and fat and which also includes the occasional treat. However, we understand that you sometimes may want a little more guidance when making your food choices and that's why BBC Good Food and Diabetes UK have teamed up to highlight some recipes that encompass all the principals of eating well for diabetes.

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BBC Good Food falafel burgers: I make these into normal sized falafel but I'm sure either would be just as delicious

Falafel Carrot Burgers with Tahini Sauce #glutenfree #vegan #healthy

Grilled 'Carrot Falafel Burger' recipe (glutenfree, vegan)

{Video!} This baked sweet potato falafel, which is vegan friendly, gluten free AND oil free, won't leave you disappointed up against your regular deep fried falafel cravings! This recipe packs all the flavour and none of the nasties, leaving you feeling full and nourished. Try out this super easy recipe for a great addition to a lunch this week!

Baked Sweet Potato Falafel

This baked sweet potato falafel, which is vegan friendly, gluten free AND oil free, won't leave you disappointed up against your regular deep fried falafel cravings! This recipe packs all the flavour and none of the nasties, leaving you feeling f

Easy family-friendly vegan and super nutritious recipe for oven-baked falafels!

Crispy oven-baked Falafels

Easy family-friendly vegan and super nutritious recipe for oven-baked falafels! The recipe is pretty basic and the best thing about it is that you can make the falafels baked in the oven rather than fried!

Homemade Falafel with Tahini Sauce #recipe from justataste.com:

Homemade Falafel with Tahini Sauce

A quick and easy recipe for hot, crispy homemade falafel paired with refreshing tahini sauce.

Halloumi bake | Lazy Sunday | Leniwa Niedziela | lifestyle blog

Halloumi bake - replace lamb with veggie sausages/other. Don't need to add salt, maybe add more chilli/paprika/cayenne.

Easy, vegan and super nutritious recipe for oven-baked falafels, ready in just 30 mins! Now with a recipe video too! The recipe is quite simple and the best thing about it is that you can make the falafel baked in the oven rather than fried! Healthy vegetarian patties recipe that is perfect for veggie burgers and wraps.

Crispy oven-baked Falafels

Easy, vegan and super nutritious recipe for oven-baked falafels, ready in just 30 mins! Now with a recipe video too! The recipe is quite simple and the best thing about it is that you can make the falafel baked in the oven rather than fried!

Falafel burgers  Absolutely delicious with pitta breads and mango chutney! I also like mixing them up from time to time by putting cranberries/apricot/apple in them   Plus its mums favourite

Falafel burgers

Falafel burgers Absolutely delicious with pitta breads and mango chutney! I also like mixing them up from time to time by putting cranberries/apricot/apple in them Plus its mums favourite

This recipe for falafel, yoghurt, aubergine and red cabbage salad wraps from The Little Book of Lunch will help you create the ultimate lunchtime treat. It's a flavoursome, convenient dish that can be prepared the night before, easily assembled at work and will keep you going the whole day through. The only problem we have is resisting until lunch!

Falafel with Yoghurt, Aubergine & Red Cabbage Salad

The Best Homemade Falafels - Traditional restaurant style falafels -- made at home! These tiny falafels are super easy to make at home and are loaded with traditional flavors like sesame seeds, tons of parsley and a hint of cumin. Stop paying for falafels when you can make them at home! #falafels #homemadefalafels #restaurantstylefalafels | Littlespicejar.com

The Best Homemade Falafels Recipe

The Best Homemade Falafels - Traditional restaurant style falafels -- made at home! These tiny falafels are super easy to make at home and are loaded with traditional flavors like sesame seeds, tons of parsley and a hint of cumin. Stop paying for falafels

This recipe for sweet potato falafel with coriander chutney and carrot salad is vegan, low-calorie and gluten-free. Plus, it's ready in under an hour - perfect for midweek.

Sweet potato falafel with coriander chutney and carrot salad

This recipe for sweet potato falafel with coriander chutney and carrot salad is vegan, low-calorie and gluten-free. Plus, it& ready in under an hour - perfect for midweek

Spicy vegan cream cheese for wraps

Spicy vegan cream cheese for wraps

Slimming World Falafel - members only recipe  I was fairly crazy about falafel when i was a silly vegetarian.  But even living the life omnivorous I could go for some of this stuff now.

Slimming World Falafel - members only recipe I was fairly crazy about falafel when i was a silly vegetarian. But even living the life omnivorous I could go for some of this stuff now.

Baked Parippu Vada Recipe - Chana Dal Vada Or Masala Vadai. Chana Dal (Split chickpea) Fritters. Easy Indian Falafel with curry leaves and ginger. Use other spices and lentils for variation. Vegan Gluten-free soy-free Recipe | VeganRicha.com

Baked Parippu Vada Recipe Chana Dal Vada/Fritters

Baked Parippu Vada Recipe - Chana Dal Vada Or Masala Vadai. Easy Indian Falafel with curry leaves and ginger. Use other spices and lentils for variation.