A Type 2 diabetes diagnosis can be daunting, but with good information and helpful guidance, it's a manageable condition. The first step is to understand the disease and learn how it affects daily routines. With this all-in-one guide, readers will get expert advice on establishing a healthier lifestyle and getting control of their diabetes. The Everything Guide To Managing Type2 Diabetes provides easy-to-follow advice on all aspects of living with diabetes, including: Recognizing symptoms of pre-diabetes and diabetes Monitoring blood glucose levels Learning about the types of insulin and insulin-delivery systems Understanding the importance of nutrition and exercise Reducing the short- and long-term effects of diabetes Filled with valuable advice and the latest information on medication and therapies, this invaluable guide will show readers how to take control of their diabetes and live a normal, healthy life. AUTHOR: Paula Ford-Martin is the executive producer of dLifeTV and the managing editor of dLife, a diabetes education multimedia network. She is the author of several health titles including The Everything Pregnancy Book, 2nd and 3rd Editions and has written extensively for traditional and alternative medicine publications. Ms. Ford-Martin has a master's degree in writing from DePaul University and is a longstanding member of the American Medical Writers Association (AMWA). Donald Connor, MD is an endocrinologist and diabetes specialist. His practice focuses primarily on adults diagnosed with pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes.