The Everything You Need To Know About Diabetes Cookbook: Expert advice, plus 70 recipes complete with nutritional breakdowns
If you’re suffering from diabetes, you already know that simple tasks such as deciding where to dine out can be a challenge. Dr Karin M Hehenberger, a renowned diabetes expert, helps you navigate key challenges associated with living with diabetes. As someone who has suffered from Type 1 diabetes herself since the age of sixteen, she explores key issues, including understanding your diagnosis, eating in and eating out, travelling safely, living on your own, coping with the emotional toll of the disease and more. Dr Hehenberger tackles each issue and offers the best strategies for navigating the situation at hand, weaving in lessons from her personal experience along the way. She also offers advice on the benefits of healthy eating and weight loss in managing your diabetes, and how these can even contribute to the reversal of an early diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes. There are then 70 delicious recipes that are tailored towards those affected by diabetes, including a special three-course menu by a celebrated New York chef. Whether you are suffering from diabetes or support someone who is, this guidebook will help inspire you to continue chasing your dreams and give you the tools you need to realize them.
Dr Karin M Hehenberger is a health and wellness expert and founder of Lyfebulb, an educational and social platform helping those with chronic disease. She spent over 15 years in the healthcare industry and studied at the Karolinska Institute, Sweden, before completing a post-doctoral fellowship at the Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School. In April 2016, Dr Hehenberger spoke at TEDxLUGANO in Switzerland on how patients can transform the global diabetes pandemic. She is Swedish but is currently based in New York.