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Diabetes for dummies

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2012
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Diabetes affects millions of Americans each year, but thanks to medical breakthroughs, many diabetics live long and happy lives. In a sense, a diagnosis of diabetes is both good and bad news, with the bad news being that you've been diagnosed, but the good news being that you'll make some changes in your lifestyle that will not only prevent complications but help you lead a healthier life. Now in its second edition, Diabetes For Dummies provides the most up-to-date information about the disease, covering everything from new medications to recent studies on ethnic groups and children. This trusted guide shows you what you need to know to: Understand the causes and effects Battle short-term complications Prevent long-term complications Monitor your glucose Select a diet plan that's right for you Develop an effective exercise routine Choose and use medicine safely Deal with you child's diabetes Care for the elderly with diabetes Cook great diabetes-friendly meals Packed with ways to prevent or reverse the effects of diabetes and Web sites to find out more, as well as exposing myths about the disease, this is the ultimate guide to understanding and managing diabetes. You'll even find delicious recipes from top chefs that satisfy every palette. Don't let this disease stop you from enjoying life-survive and thrive with Diabetes For Dummies, Second Edition !
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The straight facts on treating diabetes successfully

With diabetes now considered pandemic throughout the world, there have been an enormous advances in the field since the last edition of Diabetes For Dummies. Now significantly revised and updated, it includes the latest information on medications and monitoring equipment, updated diet and exercise plans, new findings about treating diabetes in the young and elderly, new ways to diagnose and treat long- and short-term complications, and more.

Want to know how to manage diabetes? Trusted diabetes expert Dr. Alan Rubin gives you reassuring, authoritative guidance on putting together a state-of-the-art treatment program to treat diabetes successfully and live a full life. You'll learn about all the advances in monitoring glucose, the latest medications, and how to develop a diet and exercise plan to stay healthy.

  • New information on the psychology of diabetes and its treatment
  • New ways to diagnose and treat both short- and long-term complications of diabetes
  • The latest information about diabetes medications and testing devices
  • Updated diet and exercise plans
  • Expanded coverage about type 2 diabetes in children and new findings about how diabetes affects the elderly

Diabetes For Dummies is for the millions of Diabetics (and their loved ones) throughout the United States who are in search of a resource to help them manage this disease.

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