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Best Diabetes Books You Should Read

Here is a list of the best Diabetes books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!

1. Real Food for Gestational Diabetes: An Effective Alternative to the Conventional Nutrition Approach (2015)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadGetting diagnosed with gestational diabetes is scary, but it doesn’t have to stay that way. Imagine easily managing your blood sugar, effortlessly gaining the right amount of weight during your pregnancy, and giving birth to a beautiful, healthy baby. This can be you! Real Food for Gestational Diabetes offers an alternative to the conventional nutrition approach that embraces nutrient-dense and delicious foods that nourish you and baby without causing high blood sugar. With the wrong information (or no information at all), far too many women are…
Author(s): Lily Nichols

2. Keto Diabetic Cookbook: Easy and Healthy Ketogenic Diet Recipes You’re Guaranteed to Love (Diabetic Friendly) (2019)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadDoes the Ketogenic Diet Work for Type 2 Diabetes?How Does the Keto Diet Work Exactly?The keto diet is a low-carb, high-fat dietary regimen which has been linked to improvements in insulin sensitivity and higher rates of weight loss — both positive factors in managing type 2 diabetes.Lowering carb intake induces a metabolic state known as ketosis, through which the body produces ketones which burn fat — rather than carbohydrates — for energy.The Keto Diet includes a much greater variety of foods than a conventional diabetic meal…
Author(s): Dave Pine

3. Diabetic Cookbook and Meal Plan for the Newly Diagnosed: A 4-Week Introductory Guide to Manage Type 2 Diabetes (2018)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadThe Diabetes Cookbook and Meal Plan for the Newly Diagnosed delivers the quickest meal plan to manage your type 2 diabetes and take control of your diet.A type 2 diabetes diagnosis means that it’s time to make some changes, starting with your diet. With clearly defined meal plans and simple recipes, The Diabetes Cookbook and Meal Plan for the Newly Diagnosed helps you manage type 2 diabetes and improve your health in as early as 4-weeks.Specifically designed for those who have been newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, this diabetic cookbook lays out…
Author(s): Zanini RD CDE, Lori

4. Diabetic Living Diabetes Meals by the Plate: 90 Low-Carb Meals to Mix & Match (2014)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should Read This innovative, graphic cookbook offers the easiest and most flavorful way to build complete meals that are diabetes-friendly and delicious. Sidestepping complex programs that turn meal-planning into work, the 90 complete meals in Diabetes Meals by the Plate follow the Plate Method—a simple approach to eating the right foods in proper amounts by filling your plate with one half nonstarchy vegetables, one quarter protein, and one quarter starch. A clever photo style showing every meal in its three components makes it easy to enjoy perfectly portioned plates of Balsamic Roasted Chicken and…
Author(s): Diabetic Living Editors

5. What Do I Eat Now?: A Step-by-Step Guide to Eating Right with Type 2 Diabetes (2015)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadAny person diagnosed with diabetes has one simple question: What do I eat now? When diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, doctors typically tell their patients to start eating healthy. But what does that mean? If figuring out what to eat seems like taking a test, here’s the solution, the American Diabetes Association book, . Written in clear, concise, and down-to-earth language that takes the mystery out of confusing nutrition recommendations, this indispensable guide can help readers make lasting changes in as little as a month. In only 4 weeks, readers can eat better, improve their diabetes…
Author(s): Geil R.D., Patti B., Ross R.D., Tami A.

6. Mayo Clinic The Essential Diabetes Book (2014)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadMore people than ever before have diabetes. The disease affects an estimated 21 million adults and children in the US and many people with the disease don’t have it under control. Unlike years ago, you have a good chance of living an active and healthy life with diabetes – provided you work with your health-care team to take the necessary steps to control your blood sugar. This title covers: the pre-diabetes stage – taking charge to prevent diabetes; types of diabetes; symptoms and risk factors; treatments and strategies for managing your blood sugar; avoiding serious complications; advances in insulin…
Author(s): Mayo Clinic

7. The Mediterranean Diabetes Cookbook, 2nd Edition: A Flavorful, Heart-Healthy Approach to Cooking (2019)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadNearly all long-term studies on diet and nutrition agree—the Mediterranean diet is one of the healthiest diets in the world. If you’re managing diabetes, it may be the perfect eating pattern. Indeed, for the first time ever, USNEWS and World Report magazine has ranked the Mediterranean Diet as the Best Diet Overall, and the Consensus Report by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes, 2019, cites evidence that the Mediterranean Diet is an effective component of diabetes lifestyle…
Author(s): Amy Riolo

8. The First Year: Type 2 Diabetes: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed (The Complete First Year) (2015)

 Best Diabetes Books You Should ReadGretchen Becker was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 1996; over the past twenty years, she has educated herself on every aspect of the condition by reading medical texts and journals, talking with doctors, and corresponding with others who have type 2, sharing everything she’s learned in a comprehensive, easy-to-use guide. Now in its third edition, The First Year: Type 2 Diabetes takes you through everything you need to learn and do in your first year with diabetes, offering the most up-to-date information on new medications and supplements. In…
Author(s): Gretchen Becker, Allison B. Goldfine

Best Diabetes Books You Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some diabetes books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Diabetes Type I & II - Cure in 72 Hrs

Author(s): Dr. Biswaroop Roy Chowdhury
Publisher: Diamond Pocket Books, Year: 5 Feb 2018, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2305308

Type 2 Diabetes: Methods and Protocols

Author(s): Claire J. Stocker
Publisher: Springer New York;Humana, Year: 2020, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2467525

The athlete's guide to diabetes

Author(s): Colberg, Sheri
Publisher: Human Kinetics, Year: 2020, Size: 13 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2479251

2020 Keto Diabetic & Egg Allergy Cookbook: Egg and Dairy Free Ketogenic Diet for Allergy, Diabetes, Cholesterol Management and Effective Weight Loss

Author(s): Jenny Pale
Publisher: UNKNOWN, Year: 2020, Size: 283 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2479588

Diabetic Meal Prep for Beginners: Cookbook with 30-Day Meal Plan to Prevent and Reverse Diabetes: Simple and Healthy Recipes for Smart People on Diabetic Diet (AMZ Cookbooks Series 2)

Author(s): Publishing, AMZ
Publisher: AMZ Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2490872

Mastering Diabetes: The Revolutionary Method to Reverse Insulin Resistance Permanently in Type 1, Type 1.5, Type 2, Prediabetes, and Gestational Diabetes

Author(s): Cyrus Khambatta, PhD; Robby Barbaro, MPH
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group, Year: 2020, Size: 15 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2519688

Diabetes and Fundus OCT

Author(s): Ayman S. El-Baz (editor), Jasjit S. Suri (editor)
Publisher: Elsevier, Year: 2020, Size: 15 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2526597

Behavioral Diabetes: Social Ecological Perspectives for Pediatric and Adult Populations

Author(s): Alan M. Delamater; David G. Marrero
Publisher: Springer Nature, Year: 2020, Size: 4 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2530301

Wound Healing, Tissue Repair, and Regeneration in Diabetes

Author(s): Debasis Bagchi (editor), Amitava Das (editor), Sashwati Roy (editor)
Publisher: Academic Press Inc., Year: 2020, Size: 27 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2533739

Diabetes and Retinopathy: Computer-Assisted Diagnosis Volume 2

Author(s): Ayman S. El-Baz, Jasjit S. Suri
Publisher: Elsevier, Year: 2020, Size: 7 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2540612

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are truly hot items according to Chicago Tribune, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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