This is a complete and up-to-date source of information and support for those with type 2 diabetes and those having difficulty in achieving healthy lifestyle goals. Through a detailed understanding not only of diabetes but also of one's feeling about the condition, readers are given help in developing successful management strategies.
Table of Contents
What is type 2 diabetes; Getting and staying physically active; Enjoying food; Using medications; Testing your own blood glucose levels; Understanding your laboratory tests; Getting the best from your diabetes health care team; Family and friends; Living smoke free; Travelling with diabetes; Exploding diabetes myths
The authors are Louise Farmer (a diabetes nurse educator), Sue Pearson (a person with diabetes) and Amber Strong (a dietician).