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Re: [IP] Interesting carb counting note



Sam,

I have been doing this exact thing with my carbs for over a
year.  It has worked out well.

8^)



--- Sam Skopp <email @ redacted> wrote:
> At a local Pumper's Support group meeting I learned
> something new from one 
> of the nutritionists at a local hospital.
> 
> When reading the food nutrition labels and looking at the
> carb count, also 
> check the amount of carbs from fiber. Since fiber
> apparently does not 
> contribute any nutritional value, we were told that you
> can subtract the 
> amount of fiber carbs from the total carbs to come up
> with a more accurate 
> number.
> 
> I have not personally verified this information, but I
> thought I'd pass it 
> along for discussion. Does anyone have any information
> about this?
> 
> Sam
>
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