Diabetes is one of the most common chronic medical disorders, and
its incidence continues to rise. This book offers patients an overview
of the disease and the latest treatment regimens. But unlike other
books, it also explores the psychological aspects of the disease,
focusing on the difficulty many people have in sticking to treatment
regimens that typically include dietary restrictions,medication,schedules, and frequent blood tests . Packed with insights and practical advice, it
helps people to understand why they behave the way they do, what’s at stake, and how to
motivate themselves to adhere to their recommended treatment.