These compact magnetic books, based on the popular For Dummies series, deliver concise information in a handy, portable package no larger than a credit card. The innovative design allows the book to fold out to provide 26 pages of useful facts, figures, trivia, and other essential information. The colorful pages are waterproof, tear-proof, and deliver a treasure trove of advice and tips in a guide that slips easily into a pocket, briefcase, or purse. These practical companions also feature a convenient magnetic backing that guarantees to keep them right where they are needed, be it on a refrigerator or file cabinet for easy access. Offering tips on how to recognize symptoms and successfully manage diabetes, this book includes authoritative guidance in understanding prediabetes, testing procedures, glycemic measurements, and information about meal planning.
Stanley Mirsky is a clinical professor of metabolic diseases at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He lives in New York City.