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:
TAG: New edition the Joslin Guide Diabetes must read for people with diabetes

(Date:11/4/2014)... amount of death at the right time might actually ... research that could help in understanding animal populations, pest ... a paper in the journal Trends in Ecology ... colleagues conclude that the kind of positive population effect ... or mortality, depends on the size and developmental stage ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... majority of Madagascar,s 101 species of lemurs are threatened ... the rainforests they call home. A new study by ... have on rainforest tree populations, which raises concerns about ... region,s rich biodiversity. , A large proportion of trees ... Lemurs in turn disperse the seeds of their fruit ...
(Date:11/3/2014)... report that low birth weight and preterm birth are ... in adulthood. Findings published in the American College of ... indicate that low birth weight and pre-term babies were ... OA as adults. , According to the ACR, ... diagnosed with clinical OA. Symptoms of OA range from ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):When less is more: Death in moderation boosts population density in nature 2Gardeners of Madagascar rainforest at risk 2Gardeners of Madagascar rainforest at risk 3Preterm, low birth-weight babies may need new hips in adulthood 2
(Date:11/21/2014)... (PRWEB) November 20, 2014 Offering a ... Sartorius Entris Balance promotion . The Sartorius Entris ... a durable, high accuracy, and easy-to-maintain balance entry level ... Germany. It was designed to help customer’s bridge the ... a balance that is very durable. Sartorius is the ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... 20, 2014 The report, ... Oligos, Enzymes, Cloning kits), Technology (Bioinformatics, Nanotechnology, ... Pharmaceuticals, Biomaterials, Bioremediation) - Global Forecast to ... drivers, threats, opportunities, and challenges. , Browse ... spread through 185 pages and in-depth TOC ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 Why ... that makes Albert Einstein so instantly recognizable? Why have ... physicist, mathematician, astronomer and author Hilton Ratcliffe seeks out ... have nothing at all to do with science. In ... Harbor Publishing , November 21, 2014), Ratcliffe puts it ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... Polaris Group announced today that the ... 1 trial of ADI-PEG 20 in combination with ... pleural mesothelioma (MPM) and non-squamous non-small cell lung ... ADI-PEG 20, both as monotherapy and in combination ... other indications, including breast cancer, melanomas, ovarian cancer, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Pipette.com Announces an Extension on the Sartorius Entris Balance Promotion to the End of 2014 2Synthetic Biology Market Expected to Reach $5,630.4 Million in 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Synthetic Biology Market Expected to Reach $5,630.4 Million in 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Synthetic Biology Market Expected to Reach $5,630.4 Million in 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4“Stephen Hawking Smoked My Socks” Sparks Controversy in Science World 2“Stephen Hawking Smoked My Socks” Sparks Controversy in Science World 3“Stephen Hawking Smoked My Socks” Sparks Controversy in Science World 4Polaris Group Announces Treatment of First Patient in Phase 1 Study of ADI-PEG 20 plus Pemetrexed and Cisplatin in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma And Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma 2
Cached News: