Diabetes For Dummies

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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    Title
Diabetes For Dummies Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies Diabetes Meal Planning & Nutrition For Dummies Type I Diabetes For Dummies
Guide Type
Reference
Cookbook
Planning Guide
Reference
Audience Level
Newly Diagnosed Diabetics
All Diabetics
All Diabetics
Newly Diagnosed Diabetics
Pages
408
392
384
360
List Price
$22.99
$19.99
$22.99
$21.99
Publication Date
September, 2012
January, 2010
October, 2013
February, 2008
Author(s)
Rubin
Rubin and James
Smithson and Rubin
Rubin
Imprint
For Dummies
For Dummies
For Dummies
For Dummies
Print Book
1118294475
0470536446
1118677536
0470178116
Kindle Book
B008KPMAOG
B004NSW9E0
B00F2JFQNA
B001EWOFH2
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Edition
4th
3rd
1st
1st
Brief Description
The latest info on medications, monitoring equipment, diet, exercise, treatment, and more. Trusted, expert, reassuring, guidance.
Create 100+ healthy, delicious, diabetic friendly meals that parallel American Diabetes Association recommendations.
Nutritional advice for diabetics, examples of meal plans for diabetes & optimal weight maintenance, and diabetic exchange lists.
All you need to know & do to make living with type 1 diabetes easier & healthier from monitoring technologies to diet & exercise.

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  • Used Book in Good Condition

Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies

Food awareness, nutrition, and meal planning advice for people with diabetes

Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies takes the mystery and the frustration out of healthy eating and managing diabetes. Both the newly diagnosed and the experienced alike will learn what defines healthy eating for diabetes and it’s crucial role to long term health, why healthy eating can be so difficult, and how meal planning is a key to successful diabetes management

Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies takes the guesswork out of eating and preparing diabetes friendly foods. You’ll learn whether popular diets fit (or don’t fit) into a healthy eating plan, what to shop for, how to eat healthy away from home, which supplements you should consider, and how to build perfect meals yourself.  To get you started, this book includes a week’s worth of diabetes-friendly meals, and fabulous recipes that demonstrate how delicious food and effective diabetes management can go hand in hand.

  • Includes helpful information for people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes as well as exchange lists for diabetes
  • Explains how your surroundings and your biology conspire to encourage unhealthy eating, and how you can gain control by planning in advance
  • Helps you to understand that fabulous, nutritionally-balanced food and diabetes management can go hand in hand

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with diabetes, Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies is packed with expert advice, surprising insights, and practical examples of meal plans coupled with sound nutritional advice.

More to Explore: See More Diabetes Guides

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    Title
Diabetes For Dummies Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies Diabetes Meal Planning & Nutrition For Dummies Type I Diabetes For Dummies
Guide Type
Reference
Cookbook
Planning Guide
Reference
Audience Level
Newly Diagnosed Diabetics
All Diabetics
All Diabetics
Newly Diagnosed Diabetics
Pages
408
392
384
360
List Price
$22.99
$19.99
$22.99
$21.99
Publication Date
September, 2012
January, 2010
October, 2013
February, 2008
Author(s)
Rubin
Rubin and James
Smithson and Rubin
Rubin
Imprint
For Dummies
For Dummies
For Dummies
For Dummies
Print Book
1118294475
0470536446
1118677536
0470178116
Kindle Book
B008KPMAOG
B004NSW9E0
B00F2JFQNA
B001EWOFH2
Not Available – Request Kindle Version
Edition
4th
3rd
1st
1st
Brief Description
The latest info on medications, monitoring equipment, diet, exercise, treatment, and more. Trusted, expert, reassuring, guidance.
Create 100+ healthy, delicious, diabetic friendly meals that parallel American Diabetes Association recommendations.
Nutritional advice for diabetics, examples of meal plans for diabetes & optimal weight maintenance, and diabetic exchange lists.
All you need to know & do to make living with type 1 diabetes easier & healthier from monitoring technologies to diet & exercise.

Diabetes For Dummies

Mark’s Note: I have not had a chance to look at this myself but I know the Dummies books generally are well researched and offer a lot of valuable information and are kept up to date ( Note 5th editon). Worth checking out!

The straight facts on treating diabetes successfully

With diabetes now considered pandemic throughout the world, there have been enormous advances in the field. Now significantly revised and updated, this new edition of Diabetes For Dummies includes the latest information on diabetes medications and monitoring equipment, new findings about treating diabetes in the young and elderly, new ways to diagnose and treat long- and short-term complications, updated nutritional guidelines, new tools for measuring blood sugar and delivering insulin to the body, and much more.

There’s no question that the burden of diabetes is increasing globally: it’s estimated that 387 million people worldwide are living with diabetes, and that staggering number is expected to increase an additional 205 million+ by 2035. If you or a loved one is part of this overwhelming statistic, you can take comfort in the sensitive and authoritative information provided in this hands-on guide. From monitoring and maintaining your glucose to understanding the importance of exercising and eating right—and everything in between—Diabetes For Dummies takes the guesswork out of living with diabetes and empowers you to take control and keep your life on a healthy track.

  • Reduce your risk of diabetes complications
  • Discover the latest and the tried-and-true options for monitoring blood sugar
  • Get up to speed on the various diabetes medications and lifestyle strategies
  • Improve diabetes control and overall health

If you’re one of the millions of diabetics or pre-diabetics in search of an accessible and up-to-date resource to help you manage this disease, Diabetes For Dummies is the trusted guide you’ll turn to again and again.