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  • The Discovery of Insulinby Michael Bliss

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2017; Not Available

    In this engaging and award-winning account, historian Michael Bliss recounts the fascinating story behind the discovery of insulin – a story as much filled with fiery confrontation and intense competition as medical dedication and scientific genius. more...

  • Bedside Approach to Autonomic Disordersby Walter Struhal; Heinz Lahrmann; Alessandra Fanciulli; Gregor K. Wenning

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 93.39

    Here is a practical reference for the everyday clinical management of ANS disorders. It features a problem-oriented approach to managing patients at the bedside and presents clinical cases to illustrate important syndromes. more...

  • Blast the Sugar Out!by M.D. Ian K. Smith

    St. Martin's Press 2017; US$ 18.19

    Do you want to lose weight? In BLAST the Sugar Out! , Ian K. Smith, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Shred Power Cleanse , will guide you to eat well—and frequently—while controlling carbohydrates and dropping pounds to get to goal. You will lose weight on this diet—and start losing fast . Has your doctor suggested you get your... more...

  • Summary and Analysis of The Case Against Sugarby Worth Books

    Worth Books 2017; US$ 3.50

    So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Case Against Sugar tells you what you need to know—before or after you read Gary Taubes’s book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader.   This short summary and analysis of The Case Against... more...

  • Understanding Type 2 Diabetesby Merlin Thomas

    Exisle Publishing 2017; Not Available

    The book examines what diabetes is and how it comes about. It describes many changes you can make to your diet, and looks at physical activity and how exercise can be used to maintain and improve health. Also covered are the best ways to control your weight, blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels, and avoiding complications. more...

  • Prevention and Recovery from Eating Disorders in Type 1 Diabetesby Ann Goebel-Fabbri

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Prevention and Recovery from Eating Disorders in Type 1 Diabetes: Injecting Hope sheds light on an often overlooked and misunderstood issue: the problem of eating disorders in women with type 1 diabetes – referred to by lay people and the media as "diabulimia" and characterized by insulin restriction as a means of calorie purging for weight loss.... more...

  • Adipositas- und metabolische Chirurgieby Jürgen Ordemann; Ulf Elbelt

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 78.48

    Praxisorientiert und detailliert sind in diesem Buch die chirurgische Therapie der Adipositas und die metabolische Chirurgie dargestellt. Die einzelnen Operationsverfahren mit ihren spezifischen Indikationen, Durchführung und Risiken werden in Wort und Bild ausführlich beschrieben. Besonderer Wert wird auf die Auswahl des geeigneten Operationsverfahrens... more...

  • Free Fatty Acid Receptorsby Graeme Milligan; Ikuo Kimura

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 314.07

    This book highlights the important role free fatty acids (FFA) play as potential drug targets. While FFA have long been considered byproducts of cell metabolism, they are now recognized as ligands that regulate cell and tissue function via G-protein-coupled receptors. At least three receptors have been identified for which FFA appear to be the endogenous... more...

  • Ratgeber Polyneuropathie und Restless Legsby Christian Schmincke

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 14.71

    Dieses Buch hilft PNP-Betroffenen und Patienten mit Restless-Legs-Syndrom, ihre Krankheit zu erkennen, zu verstehen, mit ihr umzugehen und klärt über die Therapiemöglichkeiten auf: Was kann die Schulmedizin leisten, und warum ist die chinesische Medizin so erfolgreich in der Diagnostik und Therapie? Wie sieht die Behandlung nach der Traditionellen... more...

  • Managing Gastrointestinal Complications of Diabetesby Joseph Sellin

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 40.85

    An ideal clinical handbook for medical professionals that regularly treat patients with diabetes and comorbid gastrointestinal complications. The concise format provides evidence-based content with a targeted emphasis on diagnosis, as up to 75% of patients visiting diabetes clinics report significant gastrointestinal symptoms. Includes guidelines... more...