Introduction. Part I: Dealing with the Onset of Diabetes. Chapter 1: Dealing with Diabetes. Chapter 2: It?s the Glucose. Chapter 3: What Type of Diabetes Do You Have? Chapter 4: Taking Preventive Measures. Chapter 5: Dealing with Prediabetes. Part II: How Diabetes Affects Your Body. Chapter 6: Managing the Lumps and Bumps of Day-to-Day Diabetes. Chapter 7: Preventing Long-Term Complications. Chapter 8: Fabulous Feet. Part III: Living with Diabetes: Your Physical Health. Chapter 9: Glucose Monitoring and Other Tests. Chapter 10: Medications: What You Should Know. Chapter 11: Healthy Eating in Diabetes. Chapter 12: Keeping It Moving: Exercise Plan. Part IV: Living with Diabetes: Your Mental Health. Chapter 13: Mind Matters: Mental Health in Diabetes. Chapter 14: Diabetes Is Your Show. Chapter 15: Putting Your Knowledge to Work for You. Part V: Special Considerations for Living with Diabetes. Chapter 16: Your Child Has Diabetes. Chapter 17: Diabetes and the Older Person. Chapter 18: Diabetes and Pregnancy. Chapter 19: Occupational and Insurance Problems. Chapter 20: Advances in Diabetes Care. Chapter 21: What Doesn't Work When You?re Treating Diabetes. Part VI: The Part of Tens. Chapter 22: Ten Ways to Prevent or Reverse the Effects of Diabetes. Chapter 23: Ten Myths about Diabetes That You Can Forget. Chapter 24: Ten Types of Websites to Learn More about Diabetes. Part VII: Appendixes. Appendix A: Insulin Pumps. Appendix B: Mental Health Exercises. Glossary. Index.
Professor Lesley Campbell is the Director of the Diabetes Centre at St Vincent's Hospital, a leading centre involved in both the research and management of the disease. Alan L Rubin MD has run a private practice specialising in diabetes for 25 years.