How to Control Diabetes

How to Control Diabetes

by Seymour L. Alterman M.D., Donald A. Kullman
     
 
Diabetes affects more than sixteen million Americans. If you or someone you love is one of them, here's the handbook of up-to-date, essential information that can help change your lives. Dr. Seymour Alterman, one of the nation's leading endocrinologists, now offers a unique, comprehensive plan for living a comfortable, normal life—without making drastic changes

Overview

Diabetes affects more than sixteen million Americans. If you or someone you love is one of them, here's the handbook of up-to-date, essential information that can help change your lives. Dr. Seymour Alterman, one of the nation's leading endocrinologists, now offers a unique, comprehensive plan for living a comfortable, normal life—without making drastic changes in lifestyle. Written in layman's terms, this informative guide can help diabetics of all ages gain control of their health. In HOW TO CONTROL DIABETES you will learn:



  • the causes of diabetes
  • the differences between Type I and Type II diabetes
  • how to reduce the risk of long-term complications
  • the pros and cons of the insulin pump
  • how diabetes can affect pregnancy
  • how to eat properly—even when dining out and traveling
  • how to manage diabetes-related impotence
  • how to reduce high cholesterol
  • the benefits of exercise
  • the latest advances toward a "cure"


and much more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780345421586
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
4.56(w) x 6.96(h) x 1.26(d)

Meet the Author

Seymour L. Alterman, M.D., F.A.C.P., is Clinical Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology at the University of Miami School of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Donald A. Kullman, M.D., has been practicing family medicine for more than forty years and is the editor of several medical books.

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