Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome: Eating for Prevention and Treatment

Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome: Eating for Prevention and Treatment

by Dr Nasseem Malouf
     
 
Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions in Western societies, with many misconceptions surrounding the management of it and its Metabolic Syndrome risk factors. Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome Eating for the Prevention and Treatment explains in an easy to understand way, to the health professional and lay person, how important the Metabolic Syndrome is in

Overview

Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions in Western societies, with many misconceptions surrounding the management of it and its Metabolic Syndrome risk factors. Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome Eating for the Prevention and Treatment explains in an easy to understand way, to the health professional and lay person, how important the Metabolic Syndrome is in managing diabetes. Through a unique Hunter/Gatherer concept, Dr Nasseem Malouf demonstrates how lifestyle factors of the 20th and 21st centuries have impacted so greatly on our bodies, causing chronic diseases such as diabetes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781741107616
Publisher:
New Holland Australia
Publication date:
07/10/2009
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Dr Nasseem Michael Malouf is a team member of the Diabetes Centre, Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes at The Prince of Wales Hospital, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. He is an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) and an Accredited Nutritionist (AN) and has been working in diabetes education privately and publicly for 25 years.

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