|By Marketwired .||
|December 20, 2013 06:15 PM EST||
BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/20/13 -- Drawing on their deep knowledge and understanding of the challenges diabetics face when it comes to diet, Jafari Medical Supply recently sponsored a Facebook contest with the goal of collecting diabetic-friendly dessert recipes. The response was overwhelmingly positive, with submissions coming in from all across the country, the best of which have been immortalized in a downloadable recipe e-book for everyone to enjoy.
"We know that one of the hardest things for diabetics to give up is dessert," said Robert Jafari, owner of Jafari Medical Supply, a consumer-driven website focused on providing health care consumables to medical facilities, caregivers, and individuals. "We wanted to find a way to give people dealing with diabetes some options when it came to sweets, and this contest fit the bill perfectly."
Among the sugar-free recipes that made it into the book were Cake in a Cup, Diabetic Tiramisu, Yum Yum Pie, and Pumpkin Patch Delight. Each recipe substitutes an artificial sweetener like Splenda, or avoids the use of sugar altogether. The winner, chosen by Robert Jafari himself, was Wendy Posella. She will receive a $500 VISA gift card as the grand prize.
"At this time of year, especially, desserts are everywhere," Mr. Jafari continued. "We're happy to provide options for diabetics and their families that are both delicious and safe."
To download the recipe book, visit https://www.jafarimedicalsupply.com/diabetic-recipe-contest now.
About Jafari Medical Supply
Jafari Medical Supply was created to address the challenges of heath care disposables and diabetic supplies for long-term care and other medical professionals. The company's founders bring many years of experience in long-term healthcare operations and built the company's vision on managing health care disposables costs, while providing the best possible care to residents.