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Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition
Author: Alan L. Rubin, Alison G. Acerra, Chef Denise Sharf
Publisher: Wiley/For Dummies, 2005
ISBN: 9780471767831, PDF

These recipes transform the typical diabetic diet from bland and blah to "Mmmmmm!" and "Ahhhhh!"
Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition is extensively updated with more than 100 new recipes from
great restaurants and great chefs. You'll discover taste-tempting dishes like Blueberry Almond
Pancakes, BBQ Chicken Potato Hash, Beer Braised Pork, Sweet Potato Biscuits, and Chocolate Almond
Biscotti. There's loads of new information about diabetes and the role of diet in managing it, plus:

* Tips on how to fare well with restaurant or fast food fare
* Coverage of ethnic foods, including African-American, Chinese, Italian, French,
Indian, Thai, and Mexican
* Info on popular diets, including South Beach, Atkins, Ornish, and others
* Nutrition information and diabetic exchanges for each recipe
* A "visual" guide to portion sizes with comparisons you'll remember, such as a
medium potato is the size ...

About Alan L. Rubin, M
Alan L. Rubin, MD, is one of the nation's foremost experts on diabetes. He is a professional member of
the American Diabetes Association and the Endocrine Society and has been in private practice
specializing in diabetes and thyroid disease for over 25 years. Dr. Rubin was assistant clinical
professor of medicine at University of California Medical Center in San Francisco for 20 years. He has
spoken about diabetes to professional medical audiences and nonmedical audiences around the world. He
has been a consultant to many pharmaceutical companies and companies that make diabetes products.

Dr. Rubin was one of the first specialists in his field to recognize the significance of patient self-
testing of blood glucose, the major advance in diabetes care since the advent of insulin. As a result,
he has been on numerous radio and television programs, talking about the cause, prevention, and
treatment of diabetes and its complications. His first book, Diabetes For Dummies, is a basic
reference for any nonprofessional who wants to understand diabetes. It has sold more than 250,000
copies and has been translated into French, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Russian. It is out in a second
edition. He is also the author of Thyroid For Dummies and High Blood Pressure For Dummies.

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