Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Handbook [Paperback]

Our Price $ 10.46  
Retail Value $ 14.95  
You Save $ 4.49  (30%)  
Item Number 247922  
Buy New $10.46
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Handbook by Sue K. Milchovich...

Updated to incorporate the latest information on the disease, this practical guide to diabetes explains basic survival skills for diabetics, including how to plan, shop for, and select appropriate foods, how to use exchange lists, medication, monitoring one's blood sugar, Type I and Type II diabetes, exercise, and more. Original.

Publishers Description
With increasing numbers of Americans becoming diabetic or being diagnosed as "pre-diabetic" each year, this standard guide to dealing with the disease is more timely than ever. Written in a friendly, accessible tone, Diabetes Mellitus focuses on the everyday concerns of diabetics, teaching them how to balance diet, medication, and exercise for optimal health. The diet sections offer clear explanations of the nutritional aspects of the condition, including serving portion sizes, exchanges, and sample meal plans with tasty recipes. The exercise sections discuss useful, low-impact workout regimens. This updated edition also provides extensive coverage of the new delivery methods that are already available or soon will be, including inhalers and other technologies developed through biomedical research. Filled with illustrations, charts, tables, and worksheets, Diabetes Mellitus has become established as one of the most frequently revised, updated, and reliable books in the field.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Pages   230
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.9" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.6"
Weight:   0.65 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Oct 28, 2007
Publisher   Bull Publishing Company
ISBN  1933503076  
ISBN13  9781933503073  

Availability  0 units.

More About Sue K. Milchovich

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Milchovich is a Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator for HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a member of the American Diabetes Association, a member of Diabetes Teaching Nurses of Southern California, and a member of the American Association of Diabetes Educators.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Health, Mind & Body > Disorders & Diseases > Diabetes > General
2Books > Subjects > Health, Mind & Body > General
3Books > Subjects > Medicine > Diseases > Diabetes
4Books > Subjects > Medicine > General
5Books > Subjects > Medicine > Internal Medicine > Endocrinology & Metabolism
6Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Medical > Medicine > Internal Medicine > Endocrinology & Metabolism

Reviews - What do customers think about Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Handbook?

Great resource!  Sep 11, 2008
As a newly diagnosed diabetic I was overwhelmed both emotionally and by all the information out there. I looked at vetted websites, talked to my medical group and went to the local library. By far the most readable and easiest to use reference book was Diabetes Mellitus! My husband also found it invaluable. For example, what is a protein and how many grams should I have for dinner. It was easy to locate the food breakdowns and using the menu guides we could create a meal plan. We liked it so much we bought the latest edition and have found it is the only reference guide we need.
Diabetes Mellitus  Jan 5, 2007
My husband struggled with many health issues . Often he referred to this book . It helped him manage his diabetes better . The part on how to eat and manage when ill is very good.
Good book  Jul 14, 2005
Although I am a physician and knew alot about diabetes already, I found this book helpful when I was diagnosed with the disease. It is also useful for other family members to read so that they may understand what their loved ones are facing.
The best practical handbook for people with Diabetes  Nov 23, 2002
I bought this book many years ago when I first discovered I had diabetes. It has been a god send. I use it as my bible. You forget from time to time and it is the best reference book I know of. In fact my daughter just became aware that she also has this disease and I purchased her a copy of this book. She agrees with me. It has helped her as well.
A Very Practical Handbook  Nov 29, 2001
Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Handbook is an excellent book. I would highly recommend it for newly diagnosed diabetes patients as well as diabetics who are "old timers" at this disease. The food exchange lists are simply fantastic as they are divided into "lean meat" with serving portions, "medium fat exchange", and "high-fat meat" with serving portion sizes. The vegetable choices, fruit choices, bread/starch choices. All of this makes life a little more easier when you are suddenly faced with a new way of eating. The sample meal plans are wonderful too. This book should be on the reference list of all physicians who have or will have diabetic patients. The book is written in a clear and easy format and it is simple to understand. I would also recommend it for the younger adolescent diabetic.

Write your own review about Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Handbook

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Diabetes Mellitus: A Practical Handbook

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy