Based on the award winning Bloodsugar101.com web site, this book explains what peer-reviewed research published in top medical journals has to say about: What is a normal blood sugar? How does diabetes develop? What really causes diabetes? What blood sugar levels cause complications? Must you deteriorate? What diet is right for you? How can you make that diet work? What medications are safe? What supplements lower blood sugar? Written in clear and understandable language, this book provides all the tools needed to understand how blood sugar works and achieve blood sugar health.
Release on 2017-02-07 | by Dr Karin M. Hehenberger
Expert advice, plus 70 recipes complete with nutritional breakdowns
Author: Dr Karin M. Hehenberger
Pubpsher: Ryland Peters & Small
Understand the causes and effects of diabetes so you can live a full, active and long life. Plus, discover 70 nutritious and tasty recipes that will help control your diabetes and aid weight loss – one of the key remedies for reversing Type 2 diabetes. If you’re suffering from diabetes, you already know that simple tasks such as deciding where to dine out can be a challenge. Dr Karin M Hehenberger, a renowned diabetes expert, helps you navigate key challenges associated with living with diabetes. As someone who has suffered from Type 1 diabetes herself since the age of sixteen, she explores key issues, including understanding your diagnosis, eating in and eating out, travelling safely, living on your own, coping with the emotional toll of the disease and more. Dr Hehenberger tackles each issue and offers the best strategies for navigating the situation at hand, weaving in lessons from her personal experience along the way. She also offers advice on the benefits of healthy eating and weight loss in managing your diabetes, and how these can even contribute to the reversal of an early diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes. There are then 70 delicious recipes that are tailored towards those affected by diabetes, including a special three-course menu by a celebrated New York chef. Whether you are suffering from diabetes or support someone who is, this guidebook will help inspire you to continue chasing your dreams and give you the tools you need to realize them.
The revolutionary plan to help you lose weight, prevent disease and feel incredible
Author: Eran Segal,Eran Elinav
Pubpsher: Random House
Category: Health & Fitness
‘A fascinating insight into one of the most exciting & rapidly evolving areas of modern science.’ Michael Mosley, author of The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet FORGET EVERYTHING YOU THOUGHT YOU KNEW ABOUT FOOD... At the world-renowned Weizmann Research Institute, Dr Eran Segal and Dr Eran Elinav have been looking at what and how we eat differently. In one of the largest ever studies of nutrition and health they have proved conclusively that every food affects every body differently. In other words, what is healthy for one person could be unhealthy for another. The Personalized Diet offers the ground breaking knowledge, tools and life hacks to re-examine how you think about food, health and well-being, and discover the right foods for you. There are no foods that are just good or bad, there is no one-size-fits-all diet; instead, there is The Personalized Diet. Welcome to your blueprint for a healthier, happier, longer life.
Release on 2011-07-01 | by Elizabeth S. Platt,Director Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Jerrold S Olshan,Jerrold S. Olshan,Maryann Waterman
Author: Elizabeth S. Platt,Director Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Jerrold S Olshan,Jerrold S. Olshan,Maryann Waterman
Pubpsher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Category: HEALTH & FITNESS
An estimated 1 in 600 children in the US develops Type 1 diabetes, the most common form of diabetes in kids. A diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes can be distressing and confusing for parents and caregivers, but now there is expert help. 100 Questions & Answers About Your Child s Type 1 Diabetes provides authoritative, practical answers to the most common questions about the disease. This reader-friendly guide is an invaluable resource for learning how to manage the medical, emotional, and practical daily challenges of raising a child with Type 1 diabetes."
A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers
Author: Shamim I. Ahmad
Pubpsher: CRC Press
Diabetes: A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers is written with the intention of keeping readers abreast of the latest advancements, understanding, emerging trends, and technology in the field of diabetes. Several tables help to facilitate understanding of the concepts presented. Gestational diabetes, a topic commonly ignored, is also discussed in detail in a separate chapter. This book reviews recent findings of the most popular herbal medicines to treat diabetes through their relevant mechanism of actions. The book is unique in the sense that it is written for both care providers and patients. Chapter 18, Food and Diabetes; the Epilogue; and Appendices 1-4 are the sections especially designed and written for patients and care givers. An overview of above subjects will provide readers with a solid background to understand the exciting future developments in this rapidly moving science.
Release on 1998-06-20 | by Betty Page Brackenridge,Richard O. Dolinar
A Pure and Simple Guide for People Who Use Insulin
Author: Betty Page Brackenridge,Richard O. Dolinar
Stripped of complicated medical language, Diabetes 101 is the perfect book if you have been diagnosed with diabetes recently, want to take better control of your life and your diabetes, or know someone with diabetes and want to know more about the disease. With this fully revised 3rd edition, you can learn: Dynamic Insulin Dosing--a step-by-step system that allows you to adjust your own insulin doses New insights in stopping or slowing the effects of diabetes Tips on using the new fast acting insulin, Humalog How different foods impact blood sugar levels New advice on getting the healthcare you deserve Helpful suggestions for minimizing sick days How to exercise safely and enjoy it more Betty Page Brackenridge, M.S.,R.D.,C.D.E., a diabetes educator and health education consultant, is past president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Richard O. Dolinar, M.D., is an endocrinologist who specializes in diabetes care in Phoenix. Illustrator P.S. Mueller's cartoons have appeared in major newspapers and magazines, including Harper's and The Utne Reader.
Release on 2009-07-21 | by Prevention Magazine Editors
A 3-Step Plan to Balance Sugar, Lose Weight, and Reverse Diabetes Complications
Author: Prevention Magazine Editors
Pubpsher: Rodale Books
Category: Health & Fitness
For the more than 21 million Americans who currently suffer from diabetes, there simply is no other reference that can match the breadth and depth of expertise found here. To prepare this book, the editors of Prevention interviewed dozens of endocrinologists, nutritionists, exercise physiologists, and other health professionals who specialize in diabetes care. Tapping into the wisdom and advice of this "dream team" of diabetes professionals, they have put together an integrated plan of attack to fight the disease on every front. Unlike the vast majority of books on diabetes that zero in on a single component, Outsmart Diabetes 1-2-3 recognizes that diabetes is a multidimensional disease and therefore any effective management plan must take all contributing factors into account. The latest research shows that with a combination of targeted treatment strategies and sensible lifestyle changes, it is possible to slow—if not stop—diabetes-related decline. Outsmart Diabetes 1-2-3 distills the latest, cutting-edge information on every aspect of diabetes management into a comprehensive three-step program, with each step targeting a key component of optimal diabetes control: - Step 1—Treat and prevent diabetes complications - Step 2—Change the lifestyle factors that can compromise blood sugar balance - Step 3—Build a self-care regimen to safeguard against the disease's long-term effects With Outsmart Diabetes 1-2-3, readers have the knowledge and tools they need to get ahead of diabetes—and stay there for good.
Release on 2004 | by Richard S. Surwit,Alisa Bauman
A Proven New Program for Better Blood Sugar Control
Author: Richard S. Surwit,Alisa Bauman
Pubpsher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Health & Fitness
Recommends a six-week program designed to supplement traditional diabetes treatments that involves the reduction of condition-aggravating stress, outlining a step-by-step process that the author believes can help reduce such side effects as organ disease, eye problems, and nerve damage. 30,000 first printing.