Diabetes and Carb Counting For Dummies

Diabetes and Carb Counting For Dummies Author Sherri Shafer
ISBN-10 9781119315643
Year 2017-04-03
Pages 408
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Living with diabetes doesn't have to mean giving up all of your favorite foods. Carbs from healthy foods boost nutrition and supply essential fuel for your brain and body. Counting carbs is integral to managing diabetes because your carb choices, portion sizes, and meal timing directly impact blood glucose levels. Diabetes & Carb Counting For Dummies provides essential information on how to strike a balance between carb intake, exercise, and diabetes medications while making healthy food choices.

Diabetes For Dummies

Diabetes For Dummies Author Alan L. Rubin
ISBN-10 9781119090762
Year 2015-08-05
Pages 432
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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The straight facts on treating diabetes successfully With diabetes now considered pandemic throughout the world, there have been enormous advances in the field. Now significantly revised and updated, this new edition of Diabetes For Dummies includes the latest information on diabetes medications and monitoring equipment, new findings about treating diabetes in the young and elderly, new ways to diagnose and treat long- and short-term complications, updated nutritional guidelines, new tools for measuring blood sugar and delivering insulin to the body, and much more. There's no question that the burden of diabetes is increasing globally: it's estimated that 387 million people worldwide are living with diabetes, and that staggering number is expected to increase an additional 205 million+ by 2035. If you or a loved one is part of this overwhelming statistic, you can take comfort in the sensitive and authoritative information provided in this hands-on guide. From monitoring and maintaining your glucose to understanding the importance of exercising and eating right—and everything in between—Diabetes For Dummies takes the guesswork out of living with diabetes and empowers you to take control and keep your life on a healthy track. Reduce your risk of diabetes complications Discover the latest and the tried-and-true options for monitoring blood sugar Get up to speed on the various diabetes medications and lifestyle strategies Improve diabetes control and overall health If you're one of the millions of diabetics or pre-diabetics in search of an accessible and up-to-date resource to help you manage this disease, Diabetes For Dummies is the trusted guide you'll turn to again and again.

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies

Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies Author Alan L. Rubin
ISBN-10 9781118944271
Year 2014-12-30
Pages 408
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Discover how to eat a well-balanced diabetic diet Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies gives you everything you need to create healthy and diabetic-friendly meals. In this revised and updated edition, you'll discover how easy it is to manage diabetes through diet. With tons of new recipes—many of them vegetarian—and the latest information on diabetes testing, monitoring, and maintenance, this book will help guide you down a path to a healthier you. With an anticipated price tag close to $3.4 billion annually by the year 2020, diabetes is one of the costliest health hazards in the U.S. If you're one of the 25.8 million Americans suffering from diabetes, this hands-on, friendly guide arms you with the most up-to-date nutritional information and shows you how to start cooking—and eating—your way to better health. Offers 100+ new and revised diabetic recipes for every meal of the day Features changes in fat, carbohydrate, and protein recommendations that parallel the meal plan recommendations of the American Diabetes Association Covers how to make smart choices when eating out, shopping for food, and setting up a diabetic kitchen Introduces ways to involve diabetic children in meal planning and preparation If you're diabetic and want to learn how to make lifestyle changes that count, Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies shows you how the food you eat can help treat, prevent, and manage diabetes.

Diabetes and Carb Counting For Dummies

Diabetes and Carb Counting For Dummies Author Sherri Shafer
ISBN-10 9781119315643
Year 2017-04-03
Pages 408
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
DOWNLOAD NOW READ ONLINE

Living with diabetes doesn't have to mean giving up all of your favorite foods. Carbs from healthy foods boost nutrition and supply essential fuel for your brain and body. Counting carbs is integral to managing diabetes because your carb choices, portion sizes, and meal timing directly impact blood glucose levels. Diabetes & Carb Counting For Dummies provides essential information on how to strike a balance between carb intake, exercise, and diabetes medications while making healthy food choices.

Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies

Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies Author Toby Smithson
ISBN-10 9781118677513
Year 2013-10-09
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Food awareness, nutrition, and meal planning advice for people with diabetes Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies takes the mystery and the frustration out of healthy eating and managing diabetes. Both the newly diagnosed and the experienced alike will learn what defines healthy eating for diabetes and it’s crucial role to long term health, why healthy eating can be so difficult, and how meal planning is a key to successful diabetes management Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies takes the guesswork out of eating and preparing diabetes friendly foods. You'll learn whether popular diets fit (or don’t fit) into a healthy eating plan, what to shop for, how to eat healthy away from home, which supplements you should consider, and how to build perfect meals yourself. To get you started, this book includes a week's worth of diabetes-friendly meals, and fabulous recipes that demonstrate how delicious food and effective diabetes management can go hand in hand. Includes helpful information for people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes as well as exchange lists for diabetes Explains how your surroundings and your biology conspire to encourage unhealthy eating, and how you can gain control by planning in advance Helps you to understand that fabulous, nutritionally-balanced food and diabetes management can go hand in hand If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with diabetes, Diabetes Meal Planning and Nutrition For Dummies is packed with expert advice, surprising insights, and practical examples of meal plans coupled with sound nutritional advice.

Low Carb Dieting For Dummies

Low Carb Dieting For Dummies Author Katherine B. Chauncey
ISBN-10 1118068793
Year 2011-04-20
Pages 360
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Reduce your weight, your cholesterol, and your blood pressure Get the facts about carbs and get serious about improving your health Curious about going low-carb? This plain-English guide explains the latest research behind reduced-carbohydrate diets, dispelling the myths and revealing how to navigate your way through the good and bad carbs to create a diet plan that works! You get delicious recipes and lots of tips to make your low-carb diet a success. Discover how to: Stock a low-carb kitchen Prepare 75 tasty low-carb recipes Eat right while dining out Create both meat and vegetarian dishes Incorporate exercise into your day Maintain a low-carb lifestyle The Dummies Way Explanations in plain English "Get in, get out" information Icons and other navigational aids Tear-out cheat sheet Top ten lists A dash of humor and fun

Type 2 Diabetes for Dummies

Type 2 Diabetes for Dummies Author Lesley Campbell
ISBN-10 1118303628
Year 2012
Pages 165
Language en
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell
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This book covers the latest glucose meters and insulin treatments. The straight facts on treating diabetes successfully and living a full life.

The Ultimate Carbohydrate Counter Third Edition

The Ultimate Carbohydrate Counter  Third Edition Author Karen J Nolan
ISBN-10 9781416570370
Year 2009-12-29
Pages 624
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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Carbohydrates, fiber and sugar are fully explained in this all-new, updated guide that features easy-to-follow advice for understanding, choosing and counting carbs wisely; practical ways to eat more whole grains and fiber while limiting sugar intake; and simple steps for reaching optimum health. Original.

Diabetes Type 2

Diabetes Type 2 Author Sherri Shafer
ISBN-10 0761532528
Year 2001
Pages 350
Language en
Publisher Three Rivers Press
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Now You Can Keep Diabetes Under Control It's simple: If you have type 2 diabetes, the only way to ward off serious symptoms is to keep your blood sugar within acceptable levels. So how can you do it? Through proper nutrition, the master key to controlling blood sugar. You need to understand which foods to eat, when to eat them, and in what amounts, and at the same time, establish regular exercise habits to optimize your health. Inside is everthing you need to know about managing type 2 diabetes through proper nutrition. From how to handle the initial diagnosis to discussions on every major dietary component, you'll uncover the science behind treating diabetes the right way. Inside, everything you need to know about nutrition and diabetes, including: ·How can exercise and weight management improve my blood sugar control? ·What can I do to lower my cholesterol and blood pressure? ·How can I lose weight and keep it off? ·Should I count carbohydrates? ·Can I eat sugar, and are artificial sweeteners safe? ·How much protein should I eat? ·Is it okay to consume alcohol? ·Do I need supplements? ·How can I read and understand food labels? ·What's the best way to treat low blood sugar? "A timely and comprehensive roadmap to improving blood glucose control and reducing diabetes complications through simple modifications of diet and lifestyle." —Susan Carter, M.S., R.D., C.D.E., Stanford University Hospital "An excellent book! Sherri Shafer draws on her extensive personal experience in nutritional management to make the dietary approach a very practical one. She doesn't emphasize the complete alteration of diet, but instead, how diet can be modified within the framework of an individual's personal preferences." —Raghu Mirmira, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor, University of Virginia Diabetes Center

Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook

Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook Author Nancy S. Hughes
ISBN-10 9781580405942
Year 2014-09-17
Pages 182
Language en
Publisher American Diabetes Association
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For people with diabetes, especially the 15.8 million people in the United Sates on medication or insulin, eating a consistent amount of carbohydrates at every meal is an essential part of meal planning. Unfortunately, carb-counting requires either a lot of math or reliance on vague meal-planning tools like exchanges and servings that can confuse as much as they clarify. With Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook, best-selling author Nancy S. Hughes makes mealtime math a thing of the past. This innovative new collection combines a cookbook, meal planner, and carb counter into one seamless system for people with diabetes. Each recipe is designed to provide 15 grams of carb per serving, and each chapter organizes foods based on type of dish. Readers looking for a side dish with 15 grams of carbs to round out the dinner can go right to the appropriate section. With over 150 recipes and hundreds of quick- or no-fix side suggestions, all designed to provide 15 grams of carbs, this is a cookbook no person with diabetes can do without.

Carbs Cals

Carbs   Cals Author Chris Cheyette
ISBN-10 1908261064
Year 2013-03
Pages 332
Language en
Publisher
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The Carbs & Cals book is an easy-to-use, highly effective resource for diabetes management, weight loss, portion control and healthy eating. The book contains over 1,700 photos of popular food and drink items, with the carbohydrate, calorie, protein, fat, saturated fat and fibre values clearly displayed in colour-coded tabs around each photo.

The Calorieking Calorie Fat Carbohydrate Counter 2017

The Calorieking Calorie  Fat   Carbohydrate Counter 2017 Author Allan Borushek
ISBN-10 1930448678
Year 2016-10-01
Pages 288
Language en
Publisher Family Health Publications
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The CalorieKing Calorie, Fat & Carbohydrate Counter 2017--a simple, safe, practical and effective guide to a healthy and lasting weight loss. This edition has more up-to-date fast food and restaurant chain listings than any similar book with more than 200 fast food and restaurant chains, plus unique listings for food courts, theaters, carnivals and much more. The color-coded listings make it easy to compare foods at a glance and discover hidden Consistently receives highest reader rating in category Amazon.com Top 100 Best-Selling Diet Books Most recommended calorie, fat & carb counter by diabetes educators, dietitians and health education clinics Most up-to-date food data listings, surpassing all other books and apps for accuracy As featured in HBO's 'Weight of The Nation' Preferred calorie counter of past Biggest Loser Coaches Category Winner National Health Information Awards Ranked #1, receiving highest reader rating for books in similar category by Amazon.com readers Outsells all other food counters 5 to 1 in major bookstores and Amazon.com Updated editions have outsold every book in category in all markets for more than 13 years."

The Low Carb Diabetes Solution Cookbook

The Low Carb Diabetes Solution Cookbook Author Dana Carpender
ISBN-10 9781592337293
Year 2016-04-15
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Fair Winds Press (MA)
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The low-carb lifestyle continues to be a popular choice among those trying to lose weight through the ketodiet, resolve insulin resistance, and combat pre-diabetes and Diabetes. Those in the gluten-free and Paleo/Primal diet communities are also searching for recipes with that, help the gut, work with their lifestyle and benefit their health. Foods that are high in fat and low in carbs are, in some cases, just what the doctor ordered. Bestselling low-carb author and advocate, Dana Carpender, strips away the carbohydrates (grains and starches) and reveals 200 of her best ultra-low carb recipes for those who are looking to take their low-carb lifestyle to the next level. These recipes have been recipes updated to be Paleo/Primal-friendly, featuring no artificial sweeteners, gluten, or other processed ingredients. The official cookbook of HEAL Diabetes and Medical Weight Loss Centers, founded by Dr. Eric Westman, this book has 200 recipes to jumpstart your nutrition and get you on the path to a healthier, happier you.

The Official Pocket Guide to Diabetic Food Choices

The Official Pocket Guide to Diabetic Food Choices Author American Diabetes Association ADA
ISBN-10 9781580406352
Year 2015-09-15
Pages 82
Language en
Publisher American Diabetes Association
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Completely updated to match the newest edition of Choose Your Foods: Food Lists for Diabetes Meal Planning, this pocket-sized guide is now better and more complete than ever. Every day and at every meal, millions of people use the food list system to plan meals, make healthier choices, and better estimate portions. This proven system is the most popular approach to diabetes meal planning and has been used by dietitians, diabetes educators, and millions of people with diabetes for more than 70 years. This portable version of the Food Lists takes all of the information from the original and repackages it in a format that's perfect for trips to the grocery store or meals on the go. Updates include new foods, revised portions, and updated meal planning tips and techniques. With more foods, revised portion sizes, and the combined knowledge of the American Diabetes Association and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, this handy guide is the ultimate meal planning tool for everyone with diabetes.

Healthy Carb Cookbook For Dummies

Healthy Carb Cookbook For Dummies Author Jan McCracken
ISBN-10 1118070127
Year 2011-05-12
Pages 388
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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According to USA Weekend, over a quarter of the adults in the U.S. have tried a low-carb diet. Many people have enjoyed lasting success. Others have felt mystified or deprived and given up! Whether you’re a first-timer or a “try, try-againer”, this book helps you get with the low-carb program and stick with it! Building on the success of Low-Carb Dieting For Dummies, it gives you loads of nutritional information plus more than 100 sumptuous low-carb recipes like Crunchy Brunch Oatmeal Pecan Waffles, Caribbean Chicken, Chile Spiced Broccoli, and Lemon Torte with Raspberries. Low-Carb Cookbook For Dummies includes: A complete nutritional analysis for each recipe so you can’t go wrong Lots of recipes for dishes with 5 carbs or less Recipes that de-carb no-nos like Southern fried chicken and Philly cheese steak sandwiches Recipes for soups, seafood, and meat dishes, including pork chops, lamb and steaks (with a steak chart so you can chart a low-carb course) Recipes for great desserts, including chocolate specialties and cheesecake Vegetarian recipes and crock pot specialties Terrific wrap recipes using lettuce, tortillas, or crepes Guidelines for eating low-carb when you’re dining out or brown-bagging it Author Jan McCracken, a health advocate and low-carber for more than ten years, has written two low-carb cookbooks and is a contributor to numerous low-carb publications. Having fallen off the low-carb wagon several times herself, she alerts you to things that can sabotage your success and clues you in on carb counting and techniques that have worked for her. You’ll get started right with: Mini-courses on low-carb math and on low-carb nutritition and the glycemic index A shopping list for stocking a low-carb kitchen The scoop on different kinds of carbs and artificial sweeteners Tips on using spices creatively for variety and flavor Advice on incorporating exercise, including taking the first step (and lots more steps) with a pedometer Tips for reducing stress (a common cause of bingeing) With this information, you won’t be mystified. With the fantastic recipes, you won’t feel deprived. You will be inspired to stick to a low-carb lifestyle—one that can help you lose weight and feel healthier!