County of Marin Health and Human Services

I’m diabetic. Will I be able to get a diabetic diet?

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Answer: 

Our meals are heart-healthy and well-balanced with measured portions, and rarely include concentrated sweets or juices.  They are not designed to accommodate renal diets, or those requiring very low sodium.  Each meal is designed to not exceed 750 milligrams of sodium.