Author(s): Louise Farmer
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.
What is type 2 diabetes
Getting and staying physically active
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).
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