Patient-expert Riva Greenberg's book is an essential guide for the more than 24 million Americans with diabetes and the more than 57 million with prediabetes. 50 Diabetes Myths That Can Ruin Your Life puts the qpower of truthq directly into patients' hands, dispelling the 50 most common myths that tend to rule their lives, such as: qYou have to be fat to get diabetes, q qEating too many sweets causes diabetes, q qInsulin shots are painful, q and qType 2 diabetes is not as serious as Type 1.q With recommendations from top experts and engaging patient stories, 50 Diabetes Myths That Can Ruin Your Life explains the crucial information everyone managing this chronic illness needs to know to live a long, healthy life with diabetes.Again, the best way to calculate your BMI is using an online calculator, such as the one found at www.nhibisupport.com/bmi/. ... fat tissue is located on your body to be the main predictor of weight-related diseases such as atherosclerosis and heart disease. ... If you are appleshaped, meaning you carry most of your weight around your stomach and abdomen, you have a ... Aging and hormones can often cause fat buildup around the abdomen, but losing weight may affect your shape, anbsp;...
|Title||:||50 Diabetes Myths That Can Ruin Your Life|
|Publisher||:||Da Capo Press - 2009-07-13|