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Understanding Diabetes : A handbook for people who are living with diabetes

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121573
Chase, H. Peter, Maahs, David M., Kalkofen, Cindy (Illustrator). Denver, CO: Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver , 2015. 13th Ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FL 800 CHA 2015
Understanding Diabetes is a comprehensive handbook for people who are living with diabetes.
Title
Understanding Diabetes : A handbook for people who are living with diabetes
Author
Chase, H. Peter
Maahs, David M.
Kalkofen, Cindy (Illustrator)
Edition
13th Ed.
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback 114 pages
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes
Abstract
Understanding Diabetes is a comprehensive handbook for people who are living with diabetes.
ISBN
978-0983265061
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FL 800 CHA 2015
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Can I tell you about Diabetes (Type 1)? A guide for friends, family and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110221
Edge, Julie, MacConville, Julia (ill.). Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 EDG 2014
Meet Debbie - a young girl with diabetes type 1. Debbie invites readers to learn about this type of diabetes from her perspective, describing how it feels to have high and low blood sugar levels. She explains how she can monitor her blood sugar and controls it with medication. Debbie also talks abo…
Title
Can I tell you about Diabetes (Type 1)? A guide for friends, family and professionals
Author
Edge, Julie
MacConville, Julia (ill.)
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 385 p.
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes
Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus. Type 1 Diabetes
Abstract
Meet Debbie - a young girl with diabetes type 1. Debbie invites readers to learn about this type of diabetes from her perspective, describing how it feels to have high and low blood sugar levels. She explains how she can monitor her blood sugar and controls it with medication. Debbie also talks about the challenges of having diabetes and lets readers know how she can be helped and supported. This illustrated book is ideal for young people aged 7 upwards, as well as parents, friends, teachers and nurses. It is also an excellent starting point for family and classroom discussions.
ISBN
9781849054690
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 EDG 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Marleau, Brigitte. Boomerang , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 MAR 2009
Je m'appelle Léon. Je joue le rôle d'un dragon dans un spectacle à l'école. Je suis diabétique. Sans l'insuline, le sucre reste dans mon sang. Il faut que je fasse de l'exercise et que je surveille mon alimentation. À bien y penser... manger un chevalier, ça ne devrait pas être trop sucré!
Title
Le dragon à la dent sucrée
Alternate Title
[Le dragon a la dent sucree]
Author
Marleau, Brigitte
Publisher
Boomerang
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover, 24 p.
Series
Au coeur des differences
Topics
Diabetes
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Abstract
Je m'appelle Léon. Je joue le rôle d'un dragon dans un spectacle à l'école. Je suis diabétique. Sans l'insuline, le sucre reste dans mon sang. Il faut que je fasse de l'exercise et que je surveille mon alimentation. À bien y penser... manger un chevalier, ça ne devrait pas être trop sucré!
ISBN
9782895952817
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 MAR 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre STACKS Available
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Diabetes handouts for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110999

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/DiabetesHandouts.htm

BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Diabetes. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about diabetes and information about diet and nutrition, insulin and Diabetes Type 2.
Title
Diabetes handouts for patients and families
Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes
Abstract
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Diabetes. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about diabetes and information about diet and nutrition, insulin and Diabetes Type 2.
Notes
SUBJECT Diabetes
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/DiabetesHandouts.htm
Audience
Patient or Public

Basal-bolus insulin with multiple daily injections: Focus on Children and youth

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110193

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/endocrinology-diabetes-site/documents/basalbolus.pdf

Nichol, Heather. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2009. 2nd Edition. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This booklet includes several handouts to help parents of children with diabetes and youth learn more about basal-bolus insulin with multiple daily injections (MDI). Some of the information will help in understanding what basal-bolus insulin therapy is; other information and exercises will help pa…
Title
Basal-bolus insulin with multiple daily injections: Focus on Children and youth
Author
Nichol, Heather
Corporate Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Edition
2nd Edition
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
PDF, 35 p.
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Insulin
Diabetes
Abstract
This booklet includes several handouts to help parents of children with diabetes and youth learn more about basal-bolus insulin with multiple daily injections (MDI). Some of the information will help in understanding what basal-bolus insulin therapy is; other information and exercises will help parents / youth decide if basal-bolus with MDI is right for them. Several examples and practice questions are included in the booklet to help readers learn about adjusting insulin and calculating insulin doses.
Notes
PE410
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/endocrinology-diabetes-site/documents/basalbolus.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional

Diabetes handouts for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110998

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/EndocrineHandouts.htm

BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal …
Title
Diabetes handouts for patients and families
Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Endocrine System. Endocrine Diseases. Endocrinology
Diabetes
Abstract
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal insufficiency, hypoglycemia, growth hormone and thyroid conditions.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/EndocrineHandouts.htm
Audience
Patient or Public

Endocrine handouts for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114782

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/health-info/coping-support/endocrine-conditions

BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal …
Title
Endocrine handouts for patients and families
Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Endocrine System. Endocrine Diseases. Endocrinology
Diabetes
Abstract
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal insufficiency, hypoglycemia, growth hormone and thyroid conditions.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/health-info/coping-support/endocrine-conditions
Audience
Patient or Public

Leon's story: Understanding diabetes

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109834
Lanoutte, Monique, Douesnard, Suzanne, Gonthier, Monique, St-Jacques, Angele, Di Cristo, Melina. Montreal, QC: CHU Sainte-Justine , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 LAN 2005
Leon's Story has been designed to help preschool children with diabetes as well as their siblings understand what is happening to them and to help parents provide the support they need.
Title
Leon's story: Understanding diabetes
Author
Lanoutte, Monique
Douesnard, Suzanne
Gonthier, Monique
St-Jacques, Angele
Di Cristo, Melina
Place
Montreal, QC
Publisher
CHU Sainte-Justine
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, 48 p. : ill.
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes Mellitus
Picture Books
Diabetes
Abstract
Leon's Story has been designed to help preschool children with diabetes as well as their siblings understand what is happening to them and to help parents provide the support they need.
ISBN
9782896190287
2896190287
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 LAN 2005
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Gosselin, Kim, Freedman, Moss (illustrator). Plainview, NY: JayJo Books , 2004. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 GOS 2004
Contains an instructive story of a grade-schooler, Jayson, with diabetes who tells his classmates about the disease and how he manages it.
Title
Taking diabetes to school
Author
Gosselin, Kim
Freedman, Moss (illustrator)
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Plainview, NY
Publisher
JayJo Books
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Series
Special kids in school series
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Picture Books
Diabetes
Abstract
Contains an instructive story of a grade-schooler, Jayson, with diabetes who tells his classmates about the disease and how he manages it.
ISBN
1891383280
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 GOS 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Life with diabetes: Lacie the lizard's adventure

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108761
Sheppard, Dana, Jones, Troy (illustrator). Critters , c2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 SHE 2004
This is an entertaining and informational book about Type I or Juvenile Diabetes. The book is intended to help children and their parents understand what to expect from diabetes and, more importantly, to understand they can live a normal, long life by taking proper care of themselves.
Title
Life with diabetes: Lacie the lizard's adventure
Author
Sheppard, Dana
Jones, Troy (illustrator)
Publisher
Critters
Year Published
c2004
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; 20 p.
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Picture Books
Diabetes
Abstract
This is an entertaining and informational book about Type I or Juvenile Diabetes. The book is intended to help children and their parents understand what to expect from diabetes and, more importantly, to understand they can live a normal, long life by taking proper care of themselves.
ISBN
0974599700
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800.5 SHE 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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A first book for understanding diabetes

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109218
Chase, H. Peter. Denver, CO: Children's Diabetes Foundation , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800 CHA 2004
This book is a synopsis of the larger book, Understanding Diabetes. It provides a quick summary of each of the 28 chapters. It may be easier to begin learning from this book until people are ready to read the larger book.
Title
A first book for understanding diabetes
Author
Chase, H. Peter
Corporate Author
Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Children's Diabetes Foundation
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback 114 pages
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes
Abstract
This book is a synopsis of the larger book, Understanding Diabetes. It provides a quick summary of each of the 28 chapters. It may be easier to begin learning from this book until people are ready to read the larger book.
ISBN
0-9675398-1-1
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800 CHA 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Un primer libro para entender la diabetes (Spanish)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109219
Chase, H. Peter. Denver, CO: Children's Diabetes Foundation , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800 CHA 2002
Esta es una guía rápida para entender la diabetes, explicada en términos simples y con ilustraciones, para que los niños puedan comprender. Esta es la versión resumida del libro "Cómo entender la diabetes insulinodependiente". (This book writen in Spanish is a synopsis of the larger book, Understan…
Title
Un primer libro para entender la diabetes (Spanish)
Author
Chase, H. Peter
Corporate Author
Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Children's Diabetes Foundation
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback: 106 p. : ill.
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Picture Books
Diabetes
Abstract
Esta es una guía rápida para entender la diabetes, explicada en términos simples y con ilustraciones, para que los niños puedan comprender. Esta es la versión resumida del libro "Cómo entender la diabetes insulinodependiente". (This book writen in Spanish is a synopsis of the larger book, Understanding Diabetes.)
Notes
Spanish text
ISBN
096753982x
Language
Spanish
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FL 800 CHA 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.diabetes.ca/

Canadian Diabetes Association. Toronto, ON: Canadian Diabetes Association (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The Canadian Diabetes Association is a leading expert and authority on diabetes in Canada – and around the world. Their website contains resources to help those caring for a youth or child with diabetes. Click on 'About Diabetes' to access the Child and Youth page.
Title
Canadian Diabetes Association
Corporate Author
Canadian Diabetes Association
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Diabetes Association
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes
Abstract
The Canadian Diabetes Association is a leading expert and authority on diabetes in Canada – and around the world. Their website contains resources to help those caring for a youth or child with diabetes. Click on 'About Diabetes' to access the Child and Youth page.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.diabetes.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.diabetes.ca/diabetes-and-you/healthy-living-resources/diet-nutrition

Canadian Diabetes Association. Toronto, ON: Canadian Diabetes Association (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Healthy eating and watching your weight are important to help manage diabetes. This website will help develop a basic understanding of concepts such as carbohydrate counting, reading food labels, and artificial sweeteners.
Title
Diabetes: Nutrition index page
Corporate Author
Canadian Diabetes Association
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Diabetes Association
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus-Diet
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes
Abstract
Healthy eating and watching your weight are important to help manage diabetes. This website will help develop a basic understanding of concepts such as carbohydrate counting, reading food labels, and artificial sweeteners.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.diabetes.ca/diabetes-and-you/healthy-living-resources/diet-nutrition
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/index_cwd.htm

Hamilton, OH: Diabetes123.com, Inc. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The mission of Children with Diabetes is to promote understanding of the care and treatment of diabetes, especially in children; to increase awareness of the need for unrestricted diabetes care for children at school and daycare; to support families living with diabetes; and to promote understandin…
Title
Children with diabetes
Place
Hamilton, OH
Publisher
Diabetes123.com, Inc.
Topics
Diabetes
Diabetes Mellitus-Diet
Diabetes Mellitus-Coping
Diabetes Mellitus-Complementary Therapies
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Abstract
The mission of Children with Diabetes is to promote understanding of the care and treatment of diabetes, especially in children; to increase awareness of the need for unrestricted diabetes care for children at school and daycare; to support families living with diabetes; and to promote understanding of research into a cure. Website includes basic information about diabetes, nutrition, treatment, etc.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/index_cwd.htm
Audience
Patient or Public

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