Alan L. Rubin, "Type 1 Diabetes For Dummies"
English | 2008 | ISBN-10: 0470178116 | 360 pages | PDF | 10 MB
Whether you have been living with type 1 diabetes for some time, oryou have just discovered that your child is diabetic, there sa lot you need to know about the new developments in treating,controlling, and living with this disease. Type 1 Diabetes For Dummies, explains everything you need to know and do tomake living with type 1 diabetes easier and healthier.
This reassuring, plain-English guide helps you understand andmange the disease with tips on working with your doctor,administering insulin, developing a diet an exercise plan, andcoping with illness and travel. You ll find out about thelatest technologies of blood glucose monitoring and insulindelivery, and get a handle on everything you need to do to keepyourself or your child healthy, active, and feeling good. Discoverhow to:
Overcome short-term complications
Eat a diabetes-friendly diet
Use exercise to help control type 1 diabetes
Handle school, work, and other activities
Help your child maintain a high quality of life
Prevent long-term complications
Be healthier than your friends who don t havediabetes
Deal with the emotional and psychological effects of thedisease
Choose an insulin pump for yourself or your child
Calculate insulin dosages
Anyone can live a long, healthy, and productive life with type 1diabetes. Small Type 1 Diabetes For Dummies delivers everydrop of information you need to make sure that you or your childcan do just that.