My Diabetes Organizer

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My Diabetes Organizer

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

By Gina Barbetta; Val Rossi

Hatherleigh Press, Spiral, 9781578262618, 85pp.

Publication Date: December 4, 2007

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.