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Reverse Your Diabetes - The Step-by-Step Plan to Take Control of Type 2 Diabetes (Paperback): David Cavan Reverse Your Diabetes - The Step-by-Step Plan to Take Control of Type 2 Diabetes (Paperback)
David Cavan 1
R290 R228 Discovery Miles 2 280 Save R62 (21%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

Reverse Your Diabetes provides all the information and support you need to take control of type 2 diabetes and, potentially, to reverse it.

Based on the latest research and proven results, this clear and effective programme outlines the key steps you need to take to turn around your health: watch what you eat, get more active, monitor your progress and commit to change. Written by diabetes expert Dr David Cavan and in association, Reverse Your Diabetes also tackles the myths and misinformation about type 2 diabetes.

This is an essential book that will empower you to take control of your diabetes and maximise your health for good.

Carbs & Cals Very Low Calorie Recipes & Meal Plans - Lose Weight, Improve Blood Sugar Levels and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes... Carbs & Cals Very Low Calorie Recipes & Meal Plans - Lose Weight, Improve Blood Sugar Levels and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes (Paperback)
Chris Cheyette, Yello Balolia
R268 Discovery Miles 2 680 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The brains behind the #1 bestselling Carbs & Cals are back! This time with the perfect book for people following a very low-calorie diet, such as the 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet.

FEATURES:

* 75 delicious, easy-to-prepare recipes

* 30 daily meal plans (all 800 cals or less)

* 20 low-calorie snacks

* 330 photos of ingredients to help you plan your own meals and snacks

* Values for carbs, calories, protein, fat, saturated fat, fibre and 5-a-day fruit & veg

* An informative introduction, explaining the scientific evidence behind the blood sugar diet and other very low-calorie diets

CHAPTERS:

* 15 breakfasts

* 5 curries

* 15 salads

* 5 slow cooker dishes

* 5 stir-fries

* 10 soups

* 6 smoothies

* 15 general healthy meals

* 20 snacks

* 54 pages of individual ingredients

Featuring a range of beautifully designed, mouth-watering recipes, scrumptious snacks and 30 helpful daily meal plans, this visual guide helps you meet your calorie allowance. Be inspired! Planning very low-calorie meals has never been easier!

This is part of the bestselling Carbs & Cals series of health books. Check out the other books in the series: SALADS, SOUPS, SMOOTHIES, 5:2 DIET PHOTOS, the award-winning CARB & CALORIE COUNTER and POCKET COUNTER. Available now on Amazon.

Carbs & Cals Pocket Counter (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition): Chris Cheyette, Yello Balolia Carbs & Cals Pocket Counter (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)
Chris Cheyette, Yello Balolia 1
R261 Discovery Miles 2 610 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The Carbs & Cals POCKET COUNTER is a pocket-size version of the #1 bestselling Carbs & Cals CARB & CALORIE COUNTER. Our simple visual method of showing hundreds of food and drink photos makes counting carbs and calories a breeze. Simply compare the food on your plate with the portions in the book to quickly see the nutritional content of your meal. FEATURES; Over 800 food & drink photos. Nutrients in colour-coded circles. Values for carbs, calories, protein, fat, saturated fat, fibre and 5-a-day. NEW! Updated nutritional values

Carbs & Cals World Foods - A visual guide to African, Arabic, Caribbean and South Asian foods for diabetes & weight management... Carbs & Cals World Foods - A visual guide to African, Arabic, Caribbean and South Asian foods for diabetes & weight management (Paperback)
Salma Mehar, Dr Joan St John, Chris Cheyette, Yello Balolia 1
R318 Discovery Miles 3 180 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Filled with 750 photos of African, Arabic, Caribbean and South Asian foods, this visual guide is the essential resource for diabetes management, carb awareness, weight loss, portion control and healthy eating. The Carbs & Cals range of books is nationally recognised as the leading resource for diabetes & weight loss, using their revolutionary method of showing hundreds of food photos to make counting carbs and calories a breeze. FEATURES: - 750 photos of food & drinks commonly consumed by African, Arabic, Caribbean and South Asian communities - Carb content clearly displayed using blood glucose icons, highlighting each portion's possible effect on blood glucose level - Values for calories & fat also shown - Up to 3 portions for each food - Pictorial format makes the book accessible for those with limited English language skills - Informative introduction, explaining blood glucose and diabetes, the amount and type of carbs (and other nutrients) to consume, glycaemic index, culturally relevant food swap ideas and a guide to weight loss. CHAPTERS: Includes sections for African, Arabic, Caribbean and South Asian foods (arranged into meals, sides, snacks, breads, desserts and drinks), along with a general section encompassing foods commonly eaten by all the communities.

Carbs & Cals: Carb & Calorie Counter - Count Your Carbs & Calories with Over 1,700 Food & Drink Photos! (Paperback, 6th Revised... Carbs & Cals: Carb & Calorie Counter - Count Your Carbs & Calories with Over 1,700 Food & Drink Photos! (Paperback, 6th Revised edition)
Chris Cheyette, Yello Balolia 2
R383 Discovery Miles 3 830 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Internationally recognised as the "carb & calorie counting bible", our visual method of showing hundreds of food photos makes counting carbs and calories a breeze. With up to 6 portion photos for each food item, choosing sensible portion sizes is quick and easy!

The essential resource for diabetes management, weight loss, portion control and healthy eating.

Features:

  • Over 1,700 food & drink photos
  • Nutrients in colour-coded circles
  • Values for carbs, calories, protein, fat, saturated fat, fibre and 5-a-day
  • Introduction on healthy eating, nutrients, weight loss & diabetes
  • NEW! Updated nutritional values
  • NEW! Tables showing nutritional values per 100g for selected foods

The book includes 26 different colour-coded sections containing popular UK food and drink items: Biscuits & Crackers, Bread, Breakfast, Cakes & Bakery, Cheese, Desserts, Drinks, Eggs, Fruit, Gluten Free, Meals, Meal Accompaniments, Meat, Chicken & Fish, Milk & Cream, Nuts & Seeds, Pasta & Noodles, Potatoes & Tubers, Rice & Grains, Sandwiches, Snacks & Confectionery, Soup, Spreads & Sauces, Vegetables & Pulses, Vegetarian Alternatives, Yogurt and Eating Out.

Carbs & Cals Flashcards Pack 1 - 64 Double-Sided Flashcards to Improve Your Carb & Calorie Counting Skills (Cards, 4 Ed): Yello... Carbs & Cals Flashcards Pack 1 - 64 Double-Sided Flashcards to Improve Your Carb & Calorie Counting Skills (Cards, 4 Ed)
Yello Balolia 1
R230 Discovery Miles 2 300 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Carbs & Cals Flashcards World Foods - 64 Double-Sided Flashcards with African, Arabic, Caribbean & South Asian Foods (Cards):... Carbs & Cals Flashcards World Foods - 64 Double-Sided Flashcards with African, Arabic, Caribbean & South Asian Foods (Cards)
Yello Balolia 1
R268 Discovery Miles 2 680 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
How to Live Well with Diabetes - A Comprehensive Guide to Taking Control of Your Life with Diabetes (Paperback): Val Wilson How to Live Well with Diabetes - A Comprehensive Guide to Taking Control of Your Life with Diabetes (Paperback)
Val Wilson 1
R352 R286 Discovery Miles 2 860 Save R66 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The essential guide to living well with diabetes, written by an expert who has lived with the condition for more than four decades. How to Live Well with Diabetes is a comprehensive self-help guide for people with the condition, either newly diagnosed or for those who've been living with diabetes for some time. This book has been written to help you understand your diagnosis so you can manage and live well with your diabetes for as long as possible. Every aspect of your life with diabetes is covered - from diet, sex and exercise to mood changes, managing blood glucose levels and physical complications arising from the condition. Dr Val Wilson draws on four decades of personal and professional experience to help readers deal with their diagnosis, consider how it will affect their relationships and lifestyle, with advice on DAFNE for Type 1 diabetics and ways that Type 2 diabetes can eventually be reversed. Real-life case studies show other people's experiences of diabetes-related issues that you might also be dealing with. Around 700 people each day are diagnosed with diabetes - that's the equivalent of one every two minutes. In January 2016, Diabetes UK announced that four million people in Britain now have diabetes of one form or another. This is the only book they need to help self-manage the condition.

Carbs & Cals Flashcards Pack 2 - 64 Double-Sided Flashcards to Improve Your Carb & Calorie Counting Skills (Cards, 4 Ed): Yello... Carbs & Cals Flashcards Pack 2 - 64 Double-Sided Flashcards to Improve Your Carb & Calorie Counting Skills (Cards, 4 Ed)
Yello Balolia 1
R230 Discovery Miles 2 300 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Dr Eva Orsmond's Reverse Your Diabetes - The Revolutionary Diet Plan for Taking Control of Type 2 Diabetes (Paperback):... Dr Eva Orsmond's Reverse Your Diabetes - The Revolutionary Diet Plan for Taking Control of Type 2 Diabetes (Paperback)
Eva Orsmond 1
R454 R356 Discovery Miles 3 560 Save R98 (22%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Over 200,000 people in Ireland suffer from type 2 diabetes and are dependent on medication to manage it. Most health professionals consider it a chronic disease for which medication is the only solution. But there is an alternative. Dr Eva Orsmond has successfully helped her patients reverse their type 2 diabetes through diet, supplements and hard work. Dr Eva is passionate about empowering sufferers to take control of their health and here she shares her complete diet plan for reversing the disease. Based on proven results and the latest research, and including over 60 delicious recipes, Dr Eva's four-phase diet plan is a clear and effective programme for anyone wishing to turn around their health and potentially come off diabetes medication for good.

The Diabetes Weight-Loss Cookbook - A life-changing diet to prevent and reverse type 2 diabetes (Hardcover): Katie Caldesi,... The Diabetes Weight-Loss Cookbook - A life-changing diet to prevent and reverse type 2 diabetes (Hardcover)
Katie Caldesi, Giancarlo Caldesi 1
R488 R393 Discovery Miles 3 930 Save R95 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

'I believe we have eaten our way into this epidemic of diabetes and obesity and that we can eat our way out of it' Dr David Unwin from his Foreword In 2012 Giancarlo Caldesi was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Since adopting a low-carb diet he has lost almost 4 stone and put his diabetes into remission - transforming his and his family's health. Working with nutritionist Jenny Phillips, Giancarlo and his wife Katie show you how to enjoy a low carb but not no-carb way of life with simple recipes using easy-to-source ingredients that will fill you up without fattening you up. Steak and Chips are still on the menu, as are delicious curries such as Butter Chicken and Spinach Paneer, even puddings like Hot Chocolate Pots or Peanut Butter & Jelly Cake. An initial diagnosis of diabetes can be shocking and the masses of information daunting, but Katie and Giancarlo share their personal experience of diabetes and weight loss to empower you to make your own informed decisions about food, without sacrificing any of the flavour.

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies (Paperback, UK Edition): Alan L. Rubin, Sarah Brewer, Alison G. Acerra, Denise Scharf Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies (Paperback, UK Edition)
Alan L. Rubin, Sarah Brewer, Alison G. Acerra, Denise Scharf 2
R394 R282 Discovery Miles 2 820 Save R112 (28%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Many of us, at the best of times, struggle for inspiration when it comes to cooking - and that's without a medical condition that may affect our eating habits and require careful management. The right diet is the foundation of a healthy lifestyle and all the more important for the successful management of diabetes. Fully updated for a UK audience Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies will include the latest dietary recommendations and medical information on diabetes and its management. Packed with over 100 delicious and easy to prepare recipes - for everyday eating and entertaining - alongside a brand new section on packing healthy lunches and picnics, this book will help make mealtimes interesting and healthy. The book also offers guidance on the glycaemic index, nutritional information, diabetic exchanges for each recipe and lifestyle advice to help readers take control of their condition and live life to the full. Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies will feature: Part I: Thriving with Diabetes Living To Eat With Diabetes Eating To Live With Diabetes Planning Meals for Weight Loss Goals Eating What You Like (Within Reason) Stocking Up at the Supermarket Part II: Healthy Recipes That Taste Great Enjoying the Benefits of Breakfast Starting Well: Hors d'Oeuvres and First Courses Sipping Simply Divine Soups Taking a Leaf From the Salad Bar Being Full of Beans (and Grains and Pasta) Adding Veg to Your Meals Boning Up on Fish Cookery Flocking to Poultry Creating Balanced Meals with Meats Nibbling on Snacks Drooling Over Mouth-Watering Desserts Part III: Eating Away from Home Eating Out as a Nourishing Experience Packing a Picnic Lunch Part IV: The Part of Tens Ten (or So) Simple Steps to Change Your Eating Habits Ten Easy Substitutions in Your Eating Plan Ten Strategies to Normalize Your Blood Glucose Ten Healthy Eating Habits for Children with Diabetes Part V: Appendixes Appendix A: Investing in Food Supplements for Optimum Health Appendix B: Exchange Lists Appendix C: A Glossary of Key Cooking Terms Appendix D: Conversions of Weights, Measures, and Sugar Substitutes Appendix E: Other Recipe Sources for People with Diabetes

The Low-Carb Diabetes Cookbook - 100 delicious recipes to help control type 1 and reverse type 2 diabetes (Paperback): David... The Low-Carb Diabetes Cookbook - 100 delicious recipes to help control type 1 and reverse type 2 diabetes (Paperback)
David Cavan, Emma Porter 1
R365 R286 Discovery Miles 2 860 Save R79 (22%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

You can reverse pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes when you change how you eat International diabetes expert David Cavan has teamed up with food writer and type 1 diabetic Emma Porter to create 100 low-carb, healthy-fat recipes to help reverse type 2 diabetes and prediabetes, and control type 1 diabetes as part of a healthy lifestyle. From simple breakfasts and tasty snacks to indulgent dinners and healthy desserts the authors will help you take control of your health and cook meals the whole family will enjoy. The recipes also help manage type 1 diabetes more effectively. Recipes include: Baked eggs in avocado with roasted fennel and tomatoes One-pan blueberry pancake Roasted aubergine and garlic salad with olive oil, basil and tomato Mexican-style fajitas Nutty mushroom risotto with bacon Slow-roasted salt and pepper pulled pork Orange and almond cake Cherry, chocolate and coconut cream ice lollies

Hypertension and Metabolic Cardiovascular Risk Factors (Paperback, 1st ed. 2016): Arrigo F. G. Cicero Hypertension and Metabolic Cardiovascular Risk Factors (Paperback, 1st ed. 2016)
Arrigo F. G. Cicero
R1,062 R970 Discovery Miles 9 700 Save R92 (9%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The aim of this guide is to provide clinicians with practical reference for the management of hypertensive patients with other cardiovascular risk factors, which originate from impaired metabolic functions. With the aid of carefully selected, paradigmatic case studies, the physician will find sound advice for the best approach to common but often under-recognized clinical situations, and answers to practical questions that arise when a specific condition is not directly addressed in the guidelines. Question-and-answer sections will help the reader to identify at a glance the most complex steps in the diagnostic and therapeutic process. In a "real world" clinical setting, the hypertensive patient rarely presents with hypertension as the only cardiovascular risk factor, and is more likely to be affected by other metabolic risk factors, such as impairment of lipid metabolism, glucose homeostasis, and purine metabolism, and by overweight or obesity. These cases will serve as a basis for analyzing best practice, highlighting problems in diagnosis and treatment, and selecting the most appropriate management of patients with metabolic risk factors in everyday practice.

Beating Diabetes (A Harvard Medical School Book) - Lower Your Blood Sugar, Lose Weight, and Stop Diabetes and Its Complications... Beating Diabetes (A Harvard Medical School Book) - Lower Your Blood Sugar, Lose Weight, and Stop Diabetes and Its Complications in Their Tracks (Paperback)
David M. Nathan
R369 R300 Discovery Miles 3 000 Save R69 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

You can control or even prevent diabetes!

Dr. David Nathan is a lead researcher on the landmark National Institutes of Health study that proved that diabetes can be beaten without drugs. His Harvard Medical School colleague Linda Delahanty is a leading international expert on nutrition and diabetes control. Together they bring you the first complete, medically proven program for preventing or controlling diabetes.

Defeat Diabetes! (Paperback): Tom Barnard, Brenda Davis Defeat Diabetes! (Paperback)
Tom Barnard, Brenda Davis
R297 R244 Discovery Miles 2 440 Save R53 (18%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Scientists now know that diet and lifestyle can have a positive effect on type 2 diabetes! Dr. Tom Barnard and Brenda Davis, RD, (the author of several books on diet and health) offer real hope by showing how your health can be vastly improved or, in some cases, completely restored by making lifestyle changes.

This book offers the practical steps you need to take to construct a diet and lifestyle that really works.

The diet that works best to defeat diabetes is based on simple, whole foods. Included are meal menus using whole grains and legumes, nutrition content of selected foods, long with basic shopping list sa and over 50 delicious recipes to get you started.

Also includes a daily self-care checklist that addresses the essentials of living well: physical fitness, sleep, sexual fitness, and emotional health.

Carbs & Cals Gestational Diabetes - 100 Recipes Designed by Diabetes Specialist Dietitians (Paperback): Chris Cheyette, Yello... Carbs & Cals Gestational Diabetes - 100 Recipes Designed by Diabetes Specialist Dietitians (Paperback)
Chris Cheyette, Yello Balolia 1
R310 Discovery Miles 3 100 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The brains behind the #1 bestselling Carbs & Cals are back with the perfect book for gestational diabetes. Featuring 100 dietitian-designed recipes, snacks and daily meal plans, this visual guide helps you understand the best foods to choose. The perfect tool for managing portion sizes and the amount of carbs you consume during your pregnancy. FEATURES: 80 delicious, easy-to-prepare meals. 20 quick & tasty snack ideas. 14 daily meal plans. 430 photos of ingredients to help you plan your own meals and snacks. Values for carbs, calories, protein, fat, saturated fat, fibre and 5-a-day fruit & veg. An informative introduction, explaining the scientific evidence and tips for managing your gestational diabetes. CHAPTERS: Contains a wide range of single-portion recipes including breakfasts, curries, salads, soups & stews, general meals and snacks; as well as 72 pages of individual ingredients.

The Diabetic Muscle & Fitness Guide (Paperback, UK ed.): Philip Graham The Diabetic Muscle & Fitness Guide (Paperback, UK ed.)
Philip Graham
R697 R577 Discovery Miles 5 770 Save R120 (17%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Written by renowned competitive body builder and Sports Nutritionist Phil Graham The Diabetic Muscle and Fitness Guide is the first ever evidence-based muscle building and fat loss resource written for people living with diabetes. Whether you want to shred fat, build a set of chiseled abs, pack on quality muscle mass or smash personal bests in the gym - this resource is your definite go to for rapid body redesign and strength development when living with diabetes. The book provides a deep insight into the underlying physiology of diabetes and how it influences human metabolism, nutrition requirements and examines the body's response to different types of exercise especially weights resistance exercise. Various other elements including; mindset, diabetes medication, diabetes management, sports supplementation and much more are discussed in great detail. Every strategy is grounded on real life experience, countless hours of trial and error and evidence-based study. The book is written in an easy to digest format, occasionally delving into deeper scientific language to empower you with the exact knowledge, structure, and methods of assessment needed to ensure your body is always moving in the right direction. The modern day personal trainer will find this resource incredibly valuable, as nowadays they face more clients living with diabetes (especially Type 2) than ever before. This resource will teach the fit pro everything they need to know about coaching the client living with diabetes.

6th Edition Type 1 Diabetes in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults - 6th Edn (Paperback, 6th edition): Ragnar Hanas 6th Edition Type 1 Diabetes in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults - 6th Edn (Paperback, 6th edition)
Ragnar Hanas 1
R696 Discovery Miles 6 960 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This practical, easy to read book tells you everything you need to know to take good care of your diabetes. Having diabetes means that you need to make yourself better informaed about this condition than the average doctor. In this remarkable book, Dr Ragnar Hanas shows you step-by-step how to become an expert in your own diabetes. Medical research has conclusively proved that looking after your diabetes- and keeping your blood glucose level down- is the key to avoiding the pitfalls and long term risks. This book gives you all the strategies, tips and tricks to get your blood glucose down and keep it in control. By understanding your Type 1 Diabetes and how to manage it, you can live a full, happy and healthy life. Remember: you have diabetes - it doesn't 'have' you! This practical handbook gives you: A step-by-step guide to achieving optimal health with diabetes for young people with Type 1 Diabetes and their parents, as well as health care professionals, teachers, schools, councellors and many others. Straightforward guidance on blood glucose, hypos, healthy eating, exercise, illness, smoking, travel and many other topics. Practical checklists and stories of other people with diabetes. Details of support groups and organisations to go to for further help & support. An extensive glossary defining 172 medical terms. Over 400 illustrations and cartoons.

Hypertension and Comorbidities (Paperback, 1st ed. 2016): Agostino Virdis Hypertension and Comorbidities (Paperback, 1st ed. 2016)
Agostino Virdis
R1,099 R1,006 Discovery Miles 10 060 Save R93 (8%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This guide is structured to assist physicians in the management of those hypertensive patients who present with specific comorbidities, such as diabetes, systolic dysfunction, obesity, renal disease, or previous cardiac events, often associated with hypertension. The clinical cases contained in this book have been selected to provide a paradigmatic set of scenarios frequently encountered in daily clinical practice, and will serve as an easy-to-access tool in applying general guidelines to individual patients, particularly in the choice of the most appropriate antihypertensive therapy. Treatment of hypertension with associated clinical conditions require specific therapies and combinations of drugs, which are necessarily different from one comorbidity to another. By discussing exemplary cases that may better represent clinical practice in a "real world" setting, and analyzing step by step the diagnostic and therapeutic process, this book will assist cardiologists and physicians in selecting the diagnostic tools and forms of treatment best suited to the individual patient and the particular cardiovascular risk profile.

A Listening Doctor (Hardcover): Jeremy Bending A Listening Doctor (Hardcover)
Jeremy Bending
R408 R320 Discovery Miles 3 200 Save R88 (22%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

A fascinating and moving memoir by a renowned physician and pioneer of modern diabetes treatment. This account of a life's work is a compelling read and essential for anyone affected by diabetes, an illness that has reached epidemic levels across the world. Following his medical training, during which he studied under a roll call of eminent and eccentric professors, Jeremy Bending went on to work at a variety of international posts, from the vibrant and welcoming community he served in Accra during his elective period, to his isolated and close-knit charges as a GP in remote Newfoundland. It was upon returning from these travels that Jeremy's career took its decisive turn. During his time as research fellow at Guy's Hospital he was involved in the development of insulin-pump treatment, a technological advance which would revolutionise medical care for diabetes, and he has never looked back, setting up a pioneering diabetes team and centre in Eastbourne and becoming an internationally recognised authority on the subject in the process. Jeremy's humanity and erudition are on display throughout as he recounts touching incidents from his work and personal life with a warmth and sincerity that has served him well throughout his long and distinguished career as a `listening doctor' - as opposed to one who `cuts anything out or sticks anything in'. This book is littered with pertinent advice for those affected by diabetes and features many patients' stories that will help people with diabetes and their families better understand the condition.

Diabetes For Dummies (Paperback, 3rd Edition, UK Edition): Alan L. Rubin, Sarah Jarvis Diabetes For Dummies (Paperback, 3rd Edition, UK Edition)
Alan L. Rubin, Sarah Jarvis 1
R395 R284 Discovery Miles 2 840 Save R111 (28%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Don't just survive - thrive! That's the message of this state-of-the-art guide to diabetes management. From causes, symptoms and side effects to treatments and diet, this book will help British diabetics understand all types of diabetes and delivers sound advice on staying fit and feeling great. The best-selling second edition has been updated to cover key information on managing pre-diabetes, plus new content on screening tests, medications and lifestyle advice. With additional information on the latest advances in therapy for diabetes and its complications, this new edition will make sure you're covered from every aspect.

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies (Paperback, 4th Edition): Alan L. Rubin, Cait James Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies (Paperback, 4th Edition)
Alan L. Rubin, Cait James
R404 R284 Discovery Miles 2 840 Save R120 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Discover how to eat a well-balanced diabetic diet Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies gives you everything you need to create healthy and diabetic-friendly meals. In this revised and updated edition, you'll discover how easy it is to manage diabetes through diet. With tons of new recipes many of them vegetarian and the latest information on diabetes testing, monitoring, and maintenance, this book will help guide you down a path to a healthier you. With an anticipated price tag close to $3.4 billion annually by the year 2020, diabetes is one of the costliest health hazards in the U.S. If you're one of the 25.8 million Americans suffering from diabetes, this hands-on, friendly guide arms you with the most up-to-date nutritional information and shows you how to start cooking and eating your way to better health. * Offers 100+ new and revised diabetic recipes for every meal of the day * Features changes in fat, carbohydrate, and protein recommendations that parallel the meal plan recommendations of the American Diabetes Association * Covers how to make smart choices when eating out, shopping for food, and setting up a diabetic kitchen * Introduces ways to involve diabetic children in meal planning and preparation If you're diabetic and want to learn how to make lifestyle changes that count, Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies shows you how the food you eat can help treat, prevent, and manage diabetes.

Explaining Diabetes - An Emerald Guide (Paperback): Doreen Jarett Explaining Diabetes - An Emerald Guide (Paperback)
Doreen Jarett
R234 R180 Discovery Miles 1 800 Save R54 (23%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Diabetes For Dummies (Paperback, 5th Edition): Alan L. Rubin Diabetes For Dummies (Paperback, 5th Edition)
Alan L. Rubin
R406 R286 Discovery Miles 2 860 Save R120 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The straight facts on treating diabetes successfully With diabetes now considered pandemic throughout the world, there have been enormous advances in the field. Now significantly revised and updated, this new edition of Diabetes For Dummies includes the latest information on diabetes medications and monitoring equipment, new findings about treating diabetes in the young and elderly, new ways to diagnose and treat long- and short-term complications, updated nutritional guidelines, new tools for measuring blood sugar and delivering insulin to the body, and much more. There's no question that the burden of diabetes is increasing globally: it's estimated that 387 million people worldwide are living with diabetes, and that staggering number is expected to increase an additional 205 million+ by 2035. If you or a loved one is part of this overwhelming statistic, you can take comfort in the sensitive and authoritative information provided in this hands-on guide. From monitoring and maintaining your glucose to understanding the importance of exercising and eating right and everything in between Diabetes For Dummies takes the guesswork out of living with diabetes and empowers you to take control and keep your life on a healthy track. Reduce your risk of diabetes complications Discover the latest and the tried-and-true options for monitoring blood sugar Get up to speed on the various diabetes medications and lifestyle strategies Improve diabetes control and overall health If you're one of the millions of diabetics or pre-diabetics in search of an accessible and up-to-date resource to help you manage this disease, Diabetes For Dummies is the trusted guide you'll turn to again and again.

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