Living with diabetes is a balancing act of monitoring blood glucose, food intake, and medication. It makes sense that individuals who have diabetes do best when they understand their condition and how to control it. The Johns Hopkins Guide to Diabetes is a comprehensive and easy-to-read guide to this complex condition, answering questions such as: What are the differences between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes? How are the different forms of this disease treated? Can gestational diabetes become a permanent condition? Can diabetes ever be managed successfully with diet and exercise alone? The second edition of this valued resource includes up-to-date information onac How diabetes is diagnosedac The two types of diabetesac The role of genetics ac Improvements in blood glucose measurementac Good nutrition and regular exerciseac Insulin and non-insulin medicationsac Insulin pumpsac The emotional side of diabetesac How families are affected and how they can helpac What to do if diabetes affects your workac Complications from head to toe Written by a team of Johns Hopkins diabetes specialists, this authoritative guide will help people who have diabetes work effectively with their care team to control their diabetes and maintain good health. -- Richard D. Siegel, MDWhich type of surgery is more effective and safer? Weight loss is greater and faster with bypass surgery. Studies show that about two years after surgery, the average person undergoing gastric bypass surgery had lost 60% of excess body anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Johns Hopkins Guide to Diabetes|
|Author||:||Christopher D. Saudek, Richard R. Rubin, Thomas W. Donner|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2014-04-08|