Synopses & Reviews
An illustrated, four-color guide to managing diabetes in the real world
People with diabetes are faced with the challenge of trying to fit their disease into their lives, not fitting their lives into diabetes. This book aims to give you the tools to confront real-life situations with a healthy approach to diabetes self-management.
The Real-Life Guide to Diabetes is a lavishly illustrated guide that shows you all the ins-and-outs of diabetes management. Packed with tips and solutions from real people with diabetes, as well as clinicians and diabetes educators, this book also features handy checklists for self-assessment and resources for more information.
Managing diabetes takes effort, but as I know firsthand, its worth it! Real-Life Guide to Diabetes
is a thorough resource that can help you get on, and stay on, a positive journey with diabetes.”
Ann Albright, PhD, RD, Past President, Health Care and Education, American Diabetes Association; and person with diabetes.
Here's everything you need to know about diabetes in a one-of-a-kind book packed with information you won't find anywhere else. Using an easy-to-search format, Real-Life Guide to Diabetes lets you find the answers to your most pressing questions quickly and easily. Other books give you complex systems to manage your diabetes, but those rarely work in real life - it's time for a more realistic approach.
About the Author
Hope S. Warshaw, M.MSc., R.D., C.D.E., BC-ADM
is a registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator and board certified advanced diabetes manager. She is the author of Guide to Healthy Restaurant Eating
(978-1- 58040-270-5 • 1-58040-270-4) and Diabetes Meal Planning Made Easy
(978-1-58040-251-4 • 1-58040-251-8).
Joy Pape, R.N., B.S.N., C.D.E., W.O.C.N., C.F.C.N. is a registered nurse and certified diabetes educator with more than 25 years of experience and a former medical producer of a TV show dedicated to diabetes. Currently, Joy writes for several consumer magazines and websites and is the nurse editor of an internet-based global diabetes education program for healthcare providers.