Diabetes complicates every aspect of a woman's life: puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, and mepause, as well as career, marriage, and motherhood. Yet this best-selling classic remains the only book to address the unique problems diabetes creates for women. Now, in this completely revised and updated edition, women will find authoritative, creative, and compassionate solutions to their complex health and life concerns. Here are the practical answers to the personal questions they are often reluctant to ask their doctors. This expanded edition includes: two new pregnancy supplements, covering both Type I and Gestational diabetes; the latest advice on contraceptives; the newest findings on mepause; the latest in self-care techlogy and new research that may someday cure diabetes; and a complete explanation of the new American Diabetes Association nutritional guidelines.