In Living with Juvenile Diabetes, author Victoria Peurrung, mother to two children with juvenile diabetes, provides answers and coping strategies for families everywhere who are struggling with juvenile diabetes.
In a straightforward, supportive manner, My Child Has Diabetes shares Hargrave-Nykaza’s knowledge to help other parents in similar situations cope with their child’s disease.
An insightful and empathetic look at the challenges, both emotional and practical, which the parents of diabetic children face, My Life as a Pancreas offers a sympathetic perspective which communicates the supportive message to parents that “you are not alone”, and your reactions, difficulties, and struggles are shared.
Emotionally charged, tragic, but in the end hopeful, Dominick tells how she found the courage to embrace love and hope in the face of fear, and to live with a disease that has taken so much from her.
A collection of cartoons inspired by the diabetes lifestyle, these illustrations span a period of more than a decade. Starting out as nothing more than a few doodles and growing to represent a lifetime of personal struggles and experiences after life changing eye surgeries in the author’s early 20s. During that period she stubbornly continued to write in her journal and finger paint in colors she couldn’t see. As she gradually recovered partial vision, Haidee rediscovered her love for the simplicity and straightforwardness of pen & ink. The cartoons in One Lump or Two mark a significant chapter in Haidee’s artistic life that she overcame with humor.
From the world-renowned Joslin Diabetes Center and the coauthor of the million-copy seller, The Joslin Diabetes Manual, this book is based on the results of the ten-year Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) from the National Institutes of Health–which proved that intensive control, opposed to standard methods, greatly reduces the effects of diabetes and the risk of long-term complications.
Your diagnosis DOES NOT have to be something that holds you back in life. It can be what sets you apart and makes you EXTRAORDINARY.
Using a plain-language approach and distilling content to concise, practical tips and techniques, Scheiner has created a guide that will help practitioners optimize patient use of CGM systems and, ultimately, improve glucose control and patient health outcomes.
Improve the outcomes of your diabetes treatment with the resource that covers hard-to-find topics such as empowerment, female eating disorders, and minority patients. Leading behavioral scientists have taken their findings on the latest behavioral information for diabetes management and translated them into practical guidelines.