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The First Year: Type 2 Diabetes: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed (The Complete First Year) | Paperback

by Gretchen Becker (Author), Allison B. Goldfine (Author)


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Binding:  Paperback
Publisher:  Da Capo Lifelong Books
Edition:  Revised, Updatedth Edition
Page Count:  400 Pages
Publication Date:  October 27, 2015
Sales Rank:  56629th


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The go-to step-by-step guide that walks you through the first days, weeks, and months of your diagnosis–fully revised and updatedGretchen Becker was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 1996; over the past twenty years, she has educated herself on every aspect of the condition by reading medical texts and journals, talking with doctors, and corresponding with others who have type 2, sharing everything she's learned in a comprehensive, easy-to-use guide. Now in its third edition, The First Year: Type 2 Diabetes takes you through everything you need to learn and do in your first year with diabetes, offering the most up-to-date information on new medications and supplements. In clear and accessible language, Becker covers a wide range of practical, medical, and lifestyle issues, including:Coming to terms with your diagnosisChoosing the diet that's best for youThe role of exercise in diabetes managementDaily blood glucose testing routinesInsurance issuesGetting supportAnd much more

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