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Think Like a Pancreas: A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes with Insulin

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ISBN13: 9780738215143
ISBN10: 0738215147
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Few diabetes books focus specifically on the day-to-day issues facing people who use insulin. In this fully updated and revised edition, diabetes educator Gary Scheiner provides the tools to “think like a pancreas”—to successfully master the art and science of matching insulin to the bodys ever-changing needs. Comprehensive, free of medical jargon, and packed with useful information not readily available elsewhere, this new edition covers the many strides taken in diabetes education and management since the first edition seven years ago.

Think Like a Pancreas includes critical information, such as day-to-day blood glucose control and monitoring, designing an insulin program to best match your lifestyle, up-to date medication and technology, and new insulin formulations and combinations.

Synopsis:

The essential guide that “provides an organized and systematic approach to demystify[ing] the complexities of insulin and glucose regulation”—Diabetes Source

About the Author

Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE, is a certified diabetes educator, insulin-pump user and trainer, and exercise physiologist. He serves on the board of directors of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and lives in Pennsylvania.

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KittyCee, October 25, 2014 (view all comments by KittyCee)
As a newly diagnosed Type 1.5 diabetic, I was in urgent need of additional information on how to manage my health care. Think Like a Pancreas was recommended to me as a comprehensive and very readable (and reliable!) source of information, particularly on basal/bolus dosing of insulin, and totally fit the bill! I highly recommend this book!
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ISBN:
9780738215143
Author:
Scheiner, Gary
Publisher:
Da Capo Lifelong Books
Subject:
Diseases - Diabetes
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Diabetes and Hypoglycemia
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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