Diabetes Mellitus, 11th Edition

A Practical Handbook
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From healthy eating to the latest medical treatments—the most up-to-date and complete guide to managing life with diabetes

The goal of this book is to present key information in clear language so that you and your family can live a healthy life. By focusing on both the medical and nutritional sides of diabetes, it teaches you how to balance food, diabetes medication, and exercise for optimal health.

This updated edition provides all the cutting-edge information you need, including:

  • Latest developments in medicine and practices for diabetes treatment
  • Current information on new diabetes medicines
  • Meal and snack plans featuring balance and portion control
  • Sample meal plans that help you get started in planning meals
  • Guidelines for exercise such as getting started, the value of exercise and important precautions

Currently there is no cure for diabetes, but this book will provide the guidelines you need for managing your diabetes successfully. Your family can join you in living a healthy lifestyle!

This book is also available in Spanish.

Rave Reviews

“The survival-skills approach is appealing, with essential topics covered in a brief, to-the-point manner.”
—The Diabetes Educator

“A very useful guide to a chronic disease . . . will appeal to readers of all educational and social backgrounds.”
—Library Journal

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Author Sue K. Milchovich, R.N., B.S.N., C.D.E., Barbara Dunn-Long, R.D.
Published On Oct 1, 2015
Pages 240
Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter 2 - Hyperglycemia
Chapter 3 - Hypoglycemia
Chapter 4 - IDEAS—Understanding Your Blood Sugar
Chapter 5 - Diet
Chapter 6 - Home Blood Sugar Testing
Chapter 7 - Ketones and Keto-Acidosis
Chapter 8 - Medicines to Treat Diabetes
Chapter 9 - Laboratory Tests
Chapter 10 - Exercise
Chapter 11 - Sick Days
Chapter 12 - Personal Hygiene
Chapter 13 - Medical Identification
Chapter 14 - Stress
Chapter 15 - Emotions—They Are a Part of Us
Chapter 16 - Traveling with Diabetes
Chapter 17 - Complications of Diabetes
Chapter 18 - Research on Diabetes
Chapter 19 - Organizations and Resources
Appendixes