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Diabetes 101: Taking Charge


Diabetes 101: Taking Charge is an education handbook for adult patients with diabetes. The handbook provides tools and suggestions that help patients in dealing with their diabetes. Topics covered include meal planning, carbohydrate counting, monitoring blood sugar, exercise, medications, stress management, how to manage sick days, and much more.

The handbook was written by certified diabetes educators, registered dietitians, physicians, and the staff of the UMHS Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinic.

Purchase the book on Amazon or, download a reusable and remixable PDF of the book.

Contact Information

Stephanie Dascola

Med School Information Svcs
4101 Med Sci I
Ann Arbor MI 48109-5624

Phone: 734-645-9967
E-mail: sdascola@umich.edu

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Medical School

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Medical School Information Services

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Ann Arbor

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Continuing & Community, Health & Health Care