The Thinking Person's Guide to Diabetes

The Thinking Person's Guide to Diabetes : The Draznin Plan

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Based on his successful treatment of thousands of diabetic patients for over 30 years, Dr. Draznin has developed a specific and easy-to-follow plan that combines increased physical activity with critical dietary restrictions. His scientific expertise as one of the nation's leading diabetologists shines through in his descriptions of how body weight is regulated and what we can do to impact these regulatory mechanisms. Dr. Draznin's clinical experience is evident in his inclusion of real life cases as well as his emphasis on practical advice.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 200 pages
  • 154.94 x 233.68 x 22.86mm | 385.55g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195167406
  • 9780195167405

Table of contents

1. A Letter to my Reader; 2. An Introductory Case; 3. Our Weight in Numbers; 4. The Law of Conservation of Energy; 5. The Draznin Mile: A New Concept of Exercise; 6. Insulin, Production and Storage of Energy, and Regulation of Weight; 7. A Person Does Not Lose Weight By Diet Alone; 8. A Tale of Two Brothers; 9. Treatment of Obesity; 10. The Draznin Calorie: A Better Way to Diet; 11. Practical Advice; 12. Case Studies and a Treatment Plan for Mr. K; 13. Recommendations Based on Ten Draznin Rules of Life; 14. Frequently Asked Questionsshow more