Food & Meals

Everything "food related" in the Carb Manager app. Foods, recipes, meals, meal plans, and food related custom settings.

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Meal Reminders

On mobile devices, you can set meal logging reminders to help keep you on track.
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Viewing, Deleting, and Editing Recipes / Meals / Custom Foods

From Foods > My Foods, select the appropriate tab. Use the ⋮ button to select View, Edit, or Delete.
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Importing Recipes

Premium members can import recipes from other websites using the website's URL.
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Creating Meal Plans

Premium users can generate a custom meal plan, or use our exclusive curated meal plans.
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Creating a Custom Food

Use the Custom Food option in the Foods section to add a custom food.
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Creating a Custom Meal

Use the Meal option in the Foods section to add a custom meal.
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Creating a Recipe

Navigate to the Food section and use the + button to select Recipe.
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About Recipes, Meals, and Custom Foods

View, create, update, and delete your own custom foods and recipes, as well as add them to your daily logs.
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My Foods: Custom Foods, Recipes, Meals & Meal Plans

The My Foods section is where you can use your own custom foods and recipes, as well as add them to your daily logs.
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Food Advisor

The Advisor is a Premium search tool for locating foods and recipes based on macro values or custom macros.
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What is the Smart Macros setting?

Smart Macros automatically recalculates your macros goals based on your profile, current weight, and macros ratios.
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How do I add a food to my favorites?

Select the ⋮ button in the top right corner of the food view and select Add to Favorites.
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Can I import recipes?

Yes, Premium members can import recipes from websites.
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How do I create a custom Shopping List?

Premium users can create custom shopping lists using the Shopping List feature.
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I live in the UK. Should I track net carbs or total carbs?

Users in the United Kingdom should track net carbs.
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How do I change or customize my macros?

Visit Settings > Macros, find the Carbs: Protein: Fat ratio, and enter your desired ratio.
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What are net carbs? What are diabetes carbs?

What's the difference between total carbs, net carbs, and diabetes carbs? How are they calculated?
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Why are some foods missing sugar alcohol info?

Some of our data sources do not include sugar alcohols in the nutrition information.
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What are kiloJoules?

KiloJoules are used in some countries as a measure of energy, just as kiloCalories (Calories) are used in the U.S.
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How do I edit or delete custom foods, meals, or recipes from My Foods?

Use the ⋮ button to access the Edit or Delete options.
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Why is there sometimes a small (1g) difference between my foods and meal totals?

This is due to numbers being rounded, which can be disabled.
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