This book covers the classical type 1 and type 2 diabetes, diabetes of childhood, diabetes of pregnancy, modern insulin procedures, and suggested diets through practical examples, FAQs, videos, and illustrations. Diabetes is a chronic disease, affecting over 300 million people worldwide, in which there are high levels of sugar in the blood, often caused by too little insulin, resistance to insulin, or both. This book translates medical language into readable FAQs that can easily be understood by the lay person. It covers the classical type 1 and type 2 diabetes, diabetes of childhood, diabetes of pregnancy, modern insulin procedures, and suggested diets through practical examples, FAQs, videos, and illustrations.
|Author(s)||Nicola Cowan |
Nicola M. Parry
is an experienced doctor working in general practice and as a diabetes specialist. Dr. Cowap uses her perspective and experience as a GP to give the reader information in digestible form about the complexities of diabetes to enable them to ask the right questions, take control of their condition, and better maintain their health.
is Chief of Comparative Pathology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is an adjunct instructor at Tufts University. She is a freelance medical writer with a long track record in writing and reviewing of scientific documents.
|Publisher||MERCURY LEARNING & INFORMATION |
|Distributor ||STYLUS PUBLISHING, LLC|
|Format||PAPER BINDING |
|Level||P What's This?|
|Price||Your cost is $35.95|