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Think like a pancreas [electronic resource] : a practical guide to managing diabetes with insulin / Gary Scheiner ; foreword by Stanley Schwartz.

Scheiner, Gary. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780738215372 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0738215376 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : ill.
  • Edition: Completely rev. and updated, 1st Da Capo Press ed.
  • Publisher: Boston : Da Capo Lifelong, 2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes web resources and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword; Chapter 1 Let's Get Acquainted; My Story; Chapter 2 What's the Dang Diddly Point?; What's in It for Me Now?; What's in It for Me Later?; Chapter 3 Basics and Beyond; Blood Sugar Balancing: The Major Players; Factor 1: Insulin; Factor 2: Other Diabetes Medications; Factor 3: Food; Factor 4: Physical Activity; Factor 5: Stress Hormones; The Little Stuff; Chapter 4 The Three Keys to Control; Chapter 5 The Basal/Bolus Approach; Chapter 6 Basal Insulin Dosing; Chapter 7 Bolus Calculation; Chapter 8 Welcome to the Real World; Chapter 9 Going to Extremes; Chapter 10 Resources for Everything and Anything DiabetesAppendix A: LOGSHEETS; Appendix B: CARB FACTORS; Appendix C: Glycemic Index of Common Foods; Appendix D: Carbohydrate Replacement for Exercise; Index.
Summary, etc.: The essential guide that "provides an organized and systematic approach to demystify[ing] the complexities of insulin and glucose regulation"--Diabetes Source.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Diabetes > Popular works.
Insulin > Popular works.
Genre: Electronic books.

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