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Diabetes and Pregnancy

by David A. Sacks

Pregnancy is an exciting time of change and expectation. Now is the time to take charge of your health so you and your baby can have the healthiest, happiest lives possible.Do you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes and are thinking about getting pregnant? Did you have gestational diabetes in a previous pregnancy and are now planning to get pregnant again? Are you pregnant and just found out you have gestational diabetes? Diabetes & Pregnancy has the answers that you need and will let you focus on becoming a mom.Learn what you need to do to stay well and have a healthy baby. Topics include:Getting you and your blood glucose levels in the best shape before getting pregnantEating and exercising for twoAchieving a healthy body weightKnowing what tests to expect during pregnancyLearning to balance insulin with your meal planPreventing complications

Diabetes and Wellbeing

by Jen Nash

Diabetes and Wellbeing presents a range of effective psychological principles proven to positively impact the emotional wellbeing of individuals with type 1 and 2 diabetes. The guide takes an explicitly CBT approach to motivate sufferers in essential self-care tasks.Written in a practical style, for those newly diagnosed with diabetes, individuals managing its challenges for many years, and healthcare professionalsReveals how the stress of daily diabetes management can affect an individual's ability to stay motivated and engaged in essential self-care tasks that are vital for good healthPresents proven techniques for improving emotional wellbeingFirst book to take an explicitly CBT approach to diabetes, simultaneously drawing on solution-focused behavioural therapy and mindfulness approachesFills the gap information of this kind among healthcare professionals and individuals with diabetes

Diabetes and You: Taking Charge of Your Health (Cornerstones4Care)

by Novo Nordisk

Provides basic and easy to understand information on what diabetes is, what impact it has on your body and how the various treatments work. Provides a check list and a sample care plan.

The Diabetes Answer Book

by David K. Mcculloch

At least 20.8 million people - 7 percent of the population - have diabetes, and this number is growing. The amount of information on the subject can be overwhelming, confusing, and often conflicting. The Diabetes Answer Book is a reassuring, authoritative reference for you and your family, providing sound advice, immediate answers, and essential information. * What are the symptoms of hypoglycemia? * If I am pregnant and have diabetes, what can I do to make sure my baby stays healthy? * If I lose weight, will my diabetes go away? * Why does stress affect my blood glucose so much? * What can I do to lower my risk of getting kidney damage? * What is the best diet for someone with diabetes? Written in an easy-to-read question-and-answer format, The Diabetes Answer Book helps you fully understand diabetes and learn how to successfully manage it day to day.

The Diabetes Breakthrough

by Sheri Colberg Osama Hamdy

A proven and effective 12-week plan to reverse type 2 diabetes, lose weight and ditch the medication for goodThis groundbreaking book, based on the highly successful and award-winning Why WAIT (Weight Achievement and Intensive Treatment) program conducted at Joslin Diabetes Center, reveals how you can finally conquer your diabetes --in just 12 weeks!This book will help you: Cut your medications by 50 to 60%--or even stop them altogether! Learn how to safely lose--and keep off--those 10-, 20- or even 50-plus pounds that are holding you back from a healthy life. Tailor your exercise plan to the way you really live and work, so you can get results without being a slave to the gymWith information on how to create checklists and goal worksheets, and including real-life success stories, The Diabetes Breakthrough will help keep you motivated in making smart decisions--even on the busiest days!

The Diabetes Breakthrough

by Sheri R. Colberg Osama Hamdy

Why WAIT? In this groundbreaking book, diabetes and weight management expert Osama Hamdy, M.D., Ph.D., reveals how you can reverse the course of your type 2 diabetes, lose weight for good and finally reclaim your health-in just 12 weeks! Dr. Hamdy is at the forefront of cutting-edge clinical research conducted at Joslin Diabetes Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School. For the first time, he shares those scientific breakthroughs in a usable and doable step-by-step 12-week plan based on the successful Why WAIT (Weight Achievement and Intensive Treatment) program he conducts at Joslin. And with the professionally formulated exercise plans fine-tuned by Dr. Sheri Colberg, an exercise physiologist and renowned diabetes fitness expert, you'll not only get results but keep them. With the Why WAIT program, Dr. Hamdy and his Joslin team have helped hundreds of patients: * Break free from the pill bottle. It is possible to cut your medications by 50-60%-or even stop them altogether! * Stop fearing the scale. Learn how to safely lose-and keep off-those 10, 20 or even 50 plus pounds that are holding you back from a healthy life. * Never dread exercise again. Tailor your exercise plan to the way you really live and work, so you can get results without being a slave to the gym. * Make it easy. The dozens of checklists, goal worksheets and real-life success stories in this book will keep you motivated to make smart decisions, even on the busiest days. So don't settle for a diabetes diagnosis. Shed the pounds, toss the medications and conquer your diabetes, once and for all.

Diabetes Burnout

by William H. Polonsky

Diabetes Burnout is an interactive book that addresses the emotional issues that contribute to poor glycemic control and provides guidance to overcoming the barriers to good self-care. Worksheets help you assess your current state of motivation and establish a successful plan of action. This book addresses not only your frustrations, but also how burnout may contribute to poor self-care, high blood glucose & later complications. A series of interactive questionnaires and self-evaluations guide you toward overcoming barriers to good control.

Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook

by Nancy S. Hughes

For people with diabetes, especially the 15.8 million people in the United Sates on medication or insulin, eating a consistent amount of carbohydrates at every meal is an essential part of meal planning. Unfortunately, carb-counting requires either a lot of math or reliance on vague meal-planning tools like exchanges and servings that can confuse as much as they clarify. With Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook, best-selling author Nancy S. Hughes makes mealtime math a thing of the past. This innovative new collection combines a cookbook, meal planner, and carb counter into one seamless system for people with diabetes. Each recipe is designed to provide 15 grams of carb per serving, and each chapter organizes foods based on type of dish. Readers looking for a side dish with 15 grams of carbs to round out the dinner can go right to the appropriate section. With over 150 recipes and hundreds of quick- or no-fix side suggestions, all designed to provide 15 grams of carbs, this is a cookbook no person with diabetes can do without.

The Diabetes Carbohydrate and Calorie Counter (3rd edition)

by Annette B. Natow Jo-Ann Heslin Karen J. Nolan

The revised and updated 3rd edition of one of the first diabetes nutrition books features even more entries and more up-to-date advice than ever.

Diabetes Case Studies: Real Problems, Practical Solutions

by Editor Boris Draznin

The "case study" approach is one of the most used and most effective formats to present medical information and is the foundation for developing evidence-based treatment protocols. <P><P>Compiled and edited by one of the world's best known clinical endocrinologists, Boris Draznin, MD, PhD, Diabetes Case Studies offers more than 100 actual cases from leading diabetologists, outlining both typical and unusual diabetes cases. Each study will illustrate real life dilemmas with a discussion as to how the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches were selected and implemented, through a thorough, yet succinct, presentation of the problems, the diagnoses, treatment protocols, and results. Readers will have practical information to use when treating their diabetic patients.

Diabetes: Complications of Diabetes

by Adams Media

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed by the challenges associated with this disease. The Everything® Healthy Living Series is here to help. These concise, thoughtful guides offer the expert advice and the latest medical information you need to improve your health. Diabetes can cause complications like neuropathy, vascular disease, and glaucoma. But good health habits and regular maintenance can help you to reduce the likelihood of serious problems. You'll learn how to recognize warning signs and lower the risk of short- and long-term side effects.

Diabetes: Complications of Diabetes

by The Editors of Adams Media

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed by the challenges associated with this disease. The Everything® Healthy Living Series is here to help. These concise, thoughtful guides offer the expert advice and the latest medical information you need to improve your health. Diabetes can cause complications like neuropathy, vascular disease, and glaucoma. But good health habits and regular maintenance can help you to reduce the likelihood of serious problems. You'll learn how to recognize warning signs and lower the risk of short- and long-term side effects. "

Diabetes Cookbook

by Editors of Reader's Digest

The Diabetes Cookbook offers 140 recipes that have been carefully developed and proportioned to help you control your blood sugar levels. Each recipe is low in saturated fat, added sugar and salt, with plenty of fruits and vegetables. The recipes also include a thorough analysis of key nutrients, plus diabetic exchanges.Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States and often goes underreported as a cause of death. Studies have found that only about 35% to 40% of people with diabetes who died had diabetes listed anywhere on the death certificate and about 10% to 15% had it listed as the underlying cause of death. But the good news is that you can prevent, treat, and even reverse type 2 diabetes by eating well. The Diabetes Cookbook offers 140 recipes that have been carefully developed and proportioned to help you control your blood sugar levels. Each recipe is low in saturated fat, added sugar and salt, with plenty of fruits and vegetables. The recipes also include a thorough analysis of key nutrients, plus diabetic exchanges. They are quick and easy to make, with budget-friendly and recipes for two called out. And, most importantly, they are delicious and satisfying. The book includes: *easy breakfast and brunch dishes like Buttermilk Pancakes *hearty entress like Cheesy Chickpea Enchiladas and Sunday Special Roast Beef *scrumptious sides like Oven-Baked Chips *delectable desserts like Frozen Strawberry Mousse

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies

by Alan L. Rubin

Discover how to eat a well-balanced diabetic dietDiabetes Cookbook For Dummies gives you everything you need to create healthy and diabetic-friendly meals. In this revised and updated edition, you'll discover how easy it is to manage diabetes through diet. With tons of new recipes--many of them vegetarian--and the latest information on diabetes testing, monitoring, and maintenance, this book will help guide you down a path to a healthier you.With an anticipated price tag close to $3.4 billion annually by the year 2020, diabetes is one of the costliest health hazards in the U.S. If you're one of the 25.8 million Americans suffering from diabetes, this hands-on, friendly guide arms you with the most up-to-date nutritional information and shows you how to start cooking--and eating--your way to better health.Offers 100+ new and revised diabetic recipes for every meal of the dayFeatures changes in fat, carbohydrate, and protein recommendations that parallel the meal plan recommendations of the American Diabetes AssociationCovers how to make smart choices when eating out, shopping for food, and setting up a diabetic kitchenIntroduces ways to involve diabetic children in meal planning and preparationIf you're diabetic and want to learn how to make lifestyle changes that count, Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies shows you how the food you eat can help treat, prevent, and manage diabetes.

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies

by Alan L. Rubin Sarah Brewer Alison G. Acerra

Many of us, at the best of times, struggle for inspiration when it comes to cooking - and that's without a medical condition that may affect our eating habits and require careful management. The right diet is the foundation of a healthy lifestyle and all the more important for the successful management of diabetes.Fully updated for a UK audience Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies will include the latest dietary recommendations and medical information on diabetes and its management. Packed with over 100 delicious and easy to prepare recipes - for everyday eating and entertaining - alongside a brand new section on packing healthy lunches and picnics, this book will help make mealtimes interesting and healthy. The book also offers guidance on the glycaemic index, nutritional information, diabetic exchanges for each recipe and lifestyle advice to help readers take control of their condition and live life to the full.Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies will feature:Part I: Thriving with DiabetesLiving To Eat With DiabetesEating To Live With DiabetesPlanning Meals for Weight Loss GoalsEating What You Like (Within Reason)Stocking Up at the SupermarketPart II: Healthy Recipes That Taste GreatEnjoying the Benefits of BreakfastStarting Well: Hors d'Oeuvres and First CoursesSipping Simply Divine SoupsTaking a Leaf From the Salad BarBeing Full of Beans (and Grains and Pasta)Adding Veg to Your MealsBoning Up on Fish CookeryFlocking to PoultryCreating Balanced Meals with MeatsNibbling on SnacksDrooling Over Mouth-Watering DessertsPart III: Eating Away from HomeEating Out as a Nourishing ExperiencePacking a Picnic LunchPart IV: The Part of TensTen (or So) Simple Steps to Change Your Eating HabitsTen Easy Substitutions in Your Eating PlanTen Strategies to Normalize Your Blood GlucoseTen Healthy Eating Habits for Children with DiabetesPart V: AppendixesAppendix A: Investing in Food Supplements for Optimum HealthAppendix B: Exchange ListsAppendix C: A Glossary of Key Cooking TermsAppendix D: Conversions of Weights, Measures, and Sugar SubstitutesAppendix E: Other Recipe Sources for People with Diabetes

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies

by Alan L. Rubin Cait James

The fun and easy way to eat a well-balanced diabetic diet Want to create healthy meals that are diabetic friendly? This revised and updated third edition of Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies shows you how easy it can be to manage diabetes through diet, including the latest information on diabetes testing, monitoring, and maintenance, as well as delicious new recipes and nutritional information. This edition also includes a new section that focuses on vegetarian dishes and a new chapter on encouraging a Type 1 diabetic child to eat properly. Features changes in fat, carbohydrate and protein recommendations that parallel the recommendations of the American Diabetes Association regarding meal plans Includes new ideas about restaurant eating, including new menu items at fast food locations as well as revised tips on food shopping and setting up the diabetic kitchen Offers 100+ new and revised diabetic recipes Complete with ways to involve children in meal planning and preparation, Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies will help you improve your diet and your health!

Diabetes Cooking 101

by Perrin Davis

This new series continues with an all-new everything-you-need-to-know guide to making diabetic-friendly meals. This cookbook features 101 delicious, diverse, and accessible recipes, all of which have been thoroughly kitchen tested. Diabetes Cooking 101 will also feature a simple, contemporary-looking design that's as practical as it is elegant, with measures calculated using both traditional and metric quantities. Scattered throughout are beautiful full-color photographs that enhance each books utility and visual appeal. These practical, hands-on kitchen resources also look great on the kitchen bookshelf--and because their durable flexi-binding is sewn, they are extremely easy to keep open and lay flat on your kitchen counter while you're cooking from their pages. Every home cook can appreciate how a life-flat binding makes a cookbook much easier to use!Diabetes Cooking 101 starts off with a detailed introduction that covers the basics of the book's topic and provides plenty of helpful how-tos, insider tips, and keys to best results. The idea is to provide everything a reader needs to know in order to make these recipes successfully. The 101 recipes included feature a breadth of different dishes drawn from a wide range of culinary traditions, all of them featuring clear, straightforward directions, and all of them delicious. The 101 series is perfect both for beginners and more experienced cooks looking to broaden their kitchen horizons.

Diabetes Cooking for Everyone

by Carol Gelles

Recipes designed for everyone with diabetes (including those who may have developed complications or special dietary needs) and everyone with whom they eat each day

Diabetes Cooking for Everyone

by Carol Gelles

An award-winning cookbook author, professionally trained nutritionist, and type 2 diabetic, Carol Gelles combines gourmet flair with cutting-edge dietary knowledge in this essential, all-in-one diabetes cookbook. All 250 of the recipes in Diabetes Cooking for Everyone accommodate the dietary restrictions that accompany common diabetes complications by providing recipe variations for reducing fat and saturated fat, cholesterol, sodium, protein, or carbohydrates. Plus, each recipe has a GI rating for optimal nutrition and a list of diabetic exchanges to facilitate meal planning. These truly delicious yet easy-to-make dishes address the health needs of everyone with diabetes and nourish the entire family, too.

The Diabetes Cooking for Everyone

by Carol Gelles

An award-winning cookbook author, professionally trained nutritionist, and type 2 diabetic, Carol Gelles combines gourmet flair with cutting-edge dietary knowledge in this essential, all-in-one diabetes cookbook. All 250 of the recipes in Diabetes Cooking for Everyone accommodate the dietary restrictions that accompany common diabetes complications by providing recipe variations for reducing fat and saturated fat, cholesterol, sodium, protein, or carbohydrates. Plus, each recipe has a GI rating for optimal nutrition and a list of diabetic exchanges to facilitate meal planning. These truly delicious yet easy-to-make dishes address the health needs of everyone with diabetes and nourish the entire family, too.

The Diabetes Cooking for Everyone

by Carol Gelles

An award-winning cookbook author, professionally trained nutritionist, and type 2 diabetic, Carol Gelles combines gourmet flair with cutting-edge dietary knowledge in this essential, all-in-one diabetes cookbook. All 250 of the recipes in Diabetes Cooking for Everyone accommodate the dietary restrictions that accompany common diabetes complications by providing recipe variations for reducing fat and saturated fat, cholesterol, sodium, protein, or carbohydrates. Plus, each recipe has a GI rating for optimal nutrition and a list of diabetic exchanges to facilitate meal planning. These truly delicious yet easy-to-make dishes address the health needs of everyone with diabetes and nourish the entire family, too.

Diabetes: Diabetes in Men and Women

by Adams Media

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed by the challenges associated with this disease. The Everything® Healthy Living Series is here to help. These concise, thoughtful guides offer the expert advice and the latest medical information you need to improve your health. Diabetes diagnoses are not created equal--and neither are the treatments. From mood swings to intimacy, diabetes affects the lives of men and women differently. For women, changes in hormonal levels can get in the way of controlling diabetes. And pregnancy adds its own complications. Men may have to deal with depression or sexual dysfunction. Reassuring and easy to follow, this guide will become your go-to source for information on gender-specific complications of diabetes and the issues unique to you.

Diabetes: Diabetes in Men and Women

by The Editors of Adams Media

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed by the challenges associated with this disease. The Everything® Healthy Living Series is here to help. These concise, thoughtful guides offer the expert advice and the latest medical information you need to improve your health. Diabetes diagnoses are not created equal--and neither are the treatments. From mood swings to intimacy, diabetes affects the lives of men and women differently. For women, changes in hormonal levels can get in the way of controlling diabetes. And pregnancy adds its own complications. Men may have to deal with depression or sexual dysfunction. Reassuring and easy to follow, this guide will become your go-to source for information on gender-specific complications of diabetes and the issues unique to you.

The Diabetes Dictionary

by American Diabetes Association

Diabetes can be a complicated disease, and it is sometimes described with complex terms. To stay healthy, you need to understand the constantly growing vocabulary of diabetes research and treatment. The Diabetes Dictionary gives you the straightforward definitions of diabetes terms and concepts that you need to successfully manage your disease. With more than 500 entries, this pocket-size book is an indispensable resource for every person with diabetes.

The Diabetes Diet

by Richard K. Bernstein

This low-carb diet book is geared towards diabetics. An engineer by training, Bernstein pioneered blood glucose self-monitoring and the tight control of blood sugar that is now accepted as the standard treatment of diabetes.

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