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Cheating Destiny is an excellent book in many ways, blending science, history, and psychology into a cohesive page-turner. Read morePublished on January 9, 2011 by Rocks 4 Jocks
I loved this book! After our son's diagnosis in March 2008, just shy of his 11th birthday, I read several books on how to manage and understand Type 1 diabetes, mostly from a... Read morePublished on August 24, 2008 by mom2step2
While sharing a heartrending tale of a nation's fight against diabetes, the author overlooks a prime suspect of causing the diabetes epidemic: partially hydrogenated oil. Read morePublished on November 18, 2007 by Etza
I've had Type I diabetes since age 3 and I'm now 54.
The fact that I'm still alive is a testament to the improvements in treatment of the specific type of diabetes I... Read more
As a mother of a Type 1 Diabetic, I was pleased to find a very readable and even encouraging personal story to be your own advocate and responsible for your own destiny.Published on May 12, 2007 by Carolyn Blatchford
I read this book on the basis of its reviews, but I don't understand why it's been so well received. Read morePublished on April 11, 2007 by N. King
I LOVED this book! I have had type 1 diabetes for 24 years and I am very well managed and complication free. This book was interesting and informative in so many ways... Read morePublished on March 25, 2007 by Richard
wow. phenomenal book. The text contains both history surrounding this disease and disuccion about the shortcomings of today's medical care thereof. Read morePublished on March 20, 2007 by Hayley Miller
This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to understand the emotional and economic issues of diabetes. Read morePublished on February 20, 2007 by M. E. Meeker