A First Book for Understanding Diabetes

H. Peter Chase, MD and David M. Maahs, MD, PhD

If you’re new to diabetes and are not quite ready for the famous Understanding Diabetes book, then A First Book for Understanding Diabetes is the perfect book for you. Written by Brigitte I. Frohnert, MD, PhD & H. Peter Chase, MD, A First Book for Understanding Diabetes is a synopsis of the larger book and contains everything you need to help you through the challenges of being newly diagnosed and up to speed on your own diabetes care. The latest edition includes material on insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitors, the latest researching including the artificial pancreas, diabetes in school, and tips for grandparents and sitters. The text is exceptionally easy to understand, the diagrams and drawings help explain things, and at $15 (plus $5 shipping) it’s so inexpensive that everyone should have a copy. Children’s Diabetes Foundation at Denver 4380 South Syracuse Street Suite 430 Denver, CO 80237 303-863-1200 303-863-1122 fax

Published by the Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver. ISBN 978-098326504-7. $13.2014

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