Table 3: Participants reason for noncompliance to diet ().

I could not comply with my dietary recommendations becauseAgree
(%)
Disagree
(%)

I don’t have knowledge on healthy options for diabetic patients79.021.0
Nobody motivates me to eat healthy diet35.864.2
I don’t like to eat my recommended diet74.125.9
I have no knowledge on how to cook/buy diet healthy for diabetic patients63.037.1
I can’t eat/buy healthy food easily41.958.0
Healthy diet recommended to me is expensive56.843.2
I am very busy with work and don’t have time to buy/cook healthy diet42.058.0
I am very busy with family commitments and don’t have time to buy/cook healthy options28.471.6