How to be a Diabetes Caregiver Book


Provides guidelines, tips, and resources; also, defines the roles and responsibilities of an effective diabetes caregiver, or anyone who is helping another person manage and control their diabetes. A caregiver can be your wife, husband, life partner, relative, friend, neighbor, or healthcare professional.

Key topics include: caregiver roles and responsibilities, caregiver skills, tips, working with the doctor and other healthcare professionals, understanding the person with diabetes, motivating your partner, importance of BG testing, helping someone with Alzheimer's, importance of caregiver's health, how to prevent burnout, superior nutrition tips for the whole family, meal planning for older adults with diabetes, government/state resources, online resources, and QandA.

Size: 90 pages.