This book provides a very complete coverage of diabetes. It really is the only book a diabetic will ever need. The thrust of the volume is the tight control of blood glucose which means multiple insulin injection per day in addition to BG readings. This is the flexible insulin therapy which is thoroughly described. The Table of Contents is as follows:
Learning about your diabetes, Taking Control, What you need to know about insulin, Setting your insulin doses, Daily challenges and how to meet them, Blood sugar patterns and solutions, Research insights.
In addition, the book is profusely illustrated with tables and graphs on any conceivable subject. A random sample of these is the Blood Sugar Action Guides, graphing your BG levels, Carb counting, determining the starting dose for insulin, grams of carbohydrate used per hour in common activities, carbohydrate and fat use in continuous exercise, and many more.