HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
New edition of the Joslin Guide to Diabetes, a must read for people with diabetes

BOSTON - If you or a loved one was recently diagnosed with diabetes, you probably have many questions. Why did I get diabetes? What should I eat? How do I manage my blood glucose levels? How will it affect my future health? And more.

The Joslin Guide to Diabetes: A Program For Managing Your Treatment is an indispensable resource for people with diabetes and their families. The new, completely updated version, published by Simon and Schuster, is available now for $16.95 plus shipping and handling through Joslin's Online Store (https://store.joslin.org/) or by calling 1-800-344-4501.

Building on groundbreaking research and more than a century of experience educating and caring for patients, Joslin Diabetes Center empowers patients to control their diabetes to prevent or minimize serious complications like heart disease, stroke, kidney failure and blindness. The Guide was written by Richard S. Beaser, M.D., and Amy P. Campbell, M.S., R.D., C.D.E., both practicing clinicians at Joslin, and was reviewed by the Joslin clinical staff to ensure consistency with Joslin's world-renowned clinical practice and treatment guidelines.

"The Joslin Guide is our flagship for patient education. Everyone who has type 1 or type 2 diabetes should have this book," says Dr. Beaser. "It's truly comprehensive and user-friendly. Many patients view the Guide as an essential tool for managing their diabetes care."

Important Need-to-Know Advice

The Joslin Guide reflects extensive new research findings and treatments that have emerged in the last decade. Easy-to-read with lots of charts and illustrations, The Joslin Guide covers diabetes management from A to Z.

It includes new chapters on the latest nutrition advice, including counting carbohydrates, identifying healthy carbs, and matching insulin to carbohydrate intake. Specific guidance for using physical activity and exercise t
'"/>

Contact: Marjorie Dwyer
marjorie.dwyer@joslin.harvard.edu
617-732-2415
Joslin Diabetes Center
30-Nov-2005


Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. New edition of touchstone microbiology reference book now available
2. Global ocean sampling expedition
3. New edition of landmark textbook incorporates contemporary genome-based view of biology
4. Understanding the Arctic -- NSF-funded expeditions cover new ground in climate science
5. Four Arnouxs Beaked Whales observed from Polarstern expedition
6. Multinational scientific expedition kicks off International Polar Year 2007-2008
7. Expedition allows teachers to participate in polar research
8. Danish expedition ship tracked by Envisat satellite
9. Arctic expedition will investigate alien-like glacier
10. Living Oceans Foundation leads Red Sea expedition
11. Expedition discovers marine treasures

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/1/2016)...  Wocket® smart wallet ( www.wocketwallet.com ) announces the launch of a ... . Las Vegas , where Joey appeared at ... Las Vegas , where Joey appeared at the Wocket booth ... ad was filmed at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES2016) in ... meet and greet fans. --> --> ...
(Date:1/25/2016)... 2016  Glencoe Software, the world-leading supplier of image ... will provide the data management solution OMERO Plus for ... Photo - ... Phenotypic analysis measures the characteristics and behavior ... between states such as health and disease, the presence ...
(Date:1/20/2016)... Jan. 20, 2016 A market that just ... benefit from the explosion in genomics knowledge. Learn all ... Research. A range of dynamic trends are pushing market ... personalized medicine - pharmacogenomics - pathogen evolution - next ... markets - greater understanding of the role of genetic ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... , February 10, 2016 Early-career researchers ... Peru , Uganda and ... work in health and nutrition   Indonesia , ... Uganda and Yemen are being honored ... epidemiology. They are also celebrated for mentoring young women scientists who are ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... Feb. 10, 2016 NX Prenatal Inc., a ... NeXosome® technology for early warning of adverse pregnancy ... recent study by Dr. Thomas McElrath ... Maternal Fetal Medicine,s (SMFM) annual meeting held in ... , 2016.  The presentation reported initial positive top-line ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... that it has joined the Human Vaccines Project, a public-private partnership to ... cancer. , The Human Vaccines Project brings together leading pharmaceutical and ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... plc (NYSE: AGN ) a leading global pharmaceutical ... CEO and President, will be featured as the keynote ... Capital Markets Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 ... Hotel in New York, NY . ... accessed on Allergan,s Investor Relations web site at ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: