La guia de buena salud sobre la diabetes y tu vida

La guia de buena salud sobre la diabetes y tu vida

Book - 2011 | Spanish
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Baker & Taylor
Features stories of people living with diabetes, explaining about the disease that affects many Hispanic American families.

Perseus Publishing
Available in both English and Spanish-language editions, The Buena Salud™ Guides present the best in health advice and cutting-edge science, with real-life stories featured throughout. Written by the president and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, the books are thoroughly reviewed by a panel of leading health experts and medical professionals.

Featuring the stories of people and families living with diabetes—a condition that has touched the lives of most Hispanic families—this concise guide explains everything readers need to know, including the fact that diabetes is not inevitable.

Guía de Buena Salud™ para vivir con diabetes discusses:
* the factors that contribute to developing diabetes and how to prevent it
* the types and evolving definition of diabetes
* how the endocrine and immune systems function
* the impact of the environment on diabetes
* treatment options including medication and realistic lifestyle and diet changes

Special sections include information on: the Top 20 things your health care provider may say (and what it really means) * key questions for your health provider * understanding test results * tools for good health and prevention * the best of the Internet * other resources for living well with diabetes.

Available in both English and Spanish-language editions, The Buena Salud™ Guides present the best in health advice and cutting-edge science, with real-life stories featured throughout. Written by the president and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, the books are thoroughly reviewed by a panel of leading health experts and medical professionals.

Featuring the stories of people and families living with diabetes—a condition that has touched the lives of most Hispanic families—this concise guide explains everything readers need to know, including the fact that diabetes is not inevitable.

La guía de Buena Salud™ sobre la diabetes y tu vida discusses:
* the factors that contribute to developing diabetes and how to prevent it
* the types and evolving definition of diabetes
* how the endocrine and immune systems function
* the impact of the environment on diabetes
* treatment options including medication and realistic lifestyle and diet changes

Special sections include information on: the Top 20 things your health care provider may say (and what it really means) * key questions for your health provider * understanding test results * tools for good health and prevention * the best of the Internet * other resources for living well with diabetes.


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Esta invalorable guía incluye los casos de personas con diabetes y explica todo lo que los lectores deben saber acerca del trastorno que ha afectado vidas en la mayoría de las familias hispanas:

  • los factores que contribuyen al surgimiento de la diabetes y formas de prevenirla
  • los tipos de diabetes y su cambiante definición
  • opciones de tratamiento, entre ellas medicamentos y cambios de estilo de vida y dieta
  • el programa de 10 puntos de la Dra. Delgado para evitar y controlar la diabetes
  • una guía de consulta rápida con datos, términos y pruebas de diagnóstico para la diabetes
  • preguntas clave para tu proveedor de servicios de salud
  • herramientas para ayudarte a tomar las riendas de tu salud
  • dónde obtener información fidedigna por Internet, tanto en inglés como español, y más



Publisher: New York : Newmarket Press, c2011
Edition: 1. ed
ISBN: 9781557049421
1557049424
Characteristics: 128 p. ; 21 cm

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multcolib_spanish Oct 28, 2013

“Este libro es para ti, porque, ya sea, tu o un ser querido tiene diabetes, o porque estas tratando de hacer lo posible para reducir las probabilidades de que algún día te de diabetes…El objetivo de este libro, en vez de simplemente brindarte información, es darte un nuevo punto de partida en la vida.”

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