My Diabetes Organizer

My Diabetes Organizer
The Essential Planner and Record-Keeper to Manage Your Type 2 Diabetes

Written by Gina Barbetta and Val Rossi

Category: Medical - Endocrinology & Metabolism; Health & Fitness - Health Care Issues; Health & Fitness
Format: Board
On Sale: December 4, 2007
ISBN: 978-1-57826-261-8 (1-57826-261-5)

The Essential Planner and Record-Keeper for People with Type 2 Diabetes

A diagnosis of type 2 diabetes means a lifetime of monitoring both diet and blood sugar. Packed with charts, guides, and advice, this complete health management system helps organize and simplify the lives of people with diabetes. With the planning tools in this handbook, patients can keep track of test results, contact information, and medication records. Favorably reviewed by the American Association of Diabetes Educators, the organizer features:12-month check-up charts

  • envelopes and pockets for bills, lab test results, doctors’ business cards, and more
  • a 30-day journal to get readers into the routine of daily care

By looking beyond bare facts and providing real goals for living with type 2 diabetes, this book serves as a constant companion for vital self-care.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Gina Barbetta, MS, RD, CDE, CD-N, is a registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator, and nutrition consultant. Her articles have appeared in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, Lancet, and the New England Journal of Medicine. She lives in Wallingford, Connecticut.

Valerie Rossi was inspired to create My Diabetes Organizer when helping her father when he was first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. She has worked for IBM in sales and marketing and has a 20-year history of volunteer work. She lives in Westport, Connecticut.