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What should I give my child with diabetes for a nighttime snack?

These nighttime snacks for children with diabetes contain about 15 grams of carbohydrate plus some fat, protein, fiber, or other nutrients:
  • 8 ounces (1 cup) milk
  • 1 container light yogurt
  • 1 small piece of fruit and cheese
  • 1/2 cup ice cream4 ounces
  • (1/2 cup) chocolate milk
  • 3 graham cracker squares
  • 7 Saltine crackers with peanut butter
  • 6 Ritz crackers
  • 1 slice of bread

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