Diabetic Prep.

PET/CT Diet Prep:

What’s Allowed and What’s Prohibited?

Allowed Foods: High Protein Foods

Eggs: Hard-boiled, scrambled, or omelets.
Poultry: Grilled chicken breast or turkey breast. (no breaded or foods)
Fish: Grilled Salmon, tuna, cod, halibut.
Lean meats: Grilled or baked Beef, pork tenderloin, veal.
Seafood: Shrimp, crab, lobster.
Dairy: Greek yogurt, coƩage cheese, cheese (cheddar, mozzarella, Swiss).
Tofu: Firm tofu can be a good source of protein.
Nuts and seeds: Almonds, walnuts, pumpkin seeds, chia seeds.
Nut butter: Peanut buƩer, almond buƩer (check for added sugars).

The above list is called high protein, no carbohydrate diet.

Prohibited Foods: High Carbohydrate Foods

Grains: Rice, sƟcky rice, bread, pasta, oats, quinoa, barley.
Cereals: Breakfast cereals, granola.
Starchy Vegetables: Potatoes, corn, peas, pumpkin, buƩernut squash.
Legumes: Beans (black beans, kidney beans, chickpeas), lenƟls.
Fruits: Bananas, apples, oranges, grapes, berries, mangoes.
Dairy: Milk, yogurt (regular, flavored), ice cream.
Sweets and Desserts: Cookies, cakes, pastries, candy, chocolate, sugary beverages.
Sugars and Sweeteners: White sugar, brown sugar, honey, maple syrup, agave nectar.
Processed Foods: Snack foods (chips, crackers), packaged snacks, sugary cereals.

The above list is called a high carbohydrate diet.