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Bryan, Jenny. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FL 800 BRY 2004
Discusses the two types of diabetes, causes of this disease, treatments available, and a variety of issues surrounding this serious health concern. ; The diabetes epidemic -- Early history -- The discovery of insulin -- After insulin -- Type 1 diabetes -- Type 2 diabetes -- Impaired glucose toleran…
Title
Diabetes
Author
Bryan, Jenny
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Heinemann Library
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover; 56 p. : ill.
Series
Just the facts
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus
Young Adults
Picture Books
Diabetes
Abstract
Discusses the two types of diabetes, causes of this disease, treatments available, and a variety of issues surrounding this serious health concern.
The diabetes epidemic -- Early history -- The discovery of insulin -- After insulin -- Type 1 diabetes -- Type 2 diabetes -- Impaired glucose tolerance -- Emergency -- Complications -- The rise of diabetes -- Cultural issues -- Diabetes in pregnancy -- Genetic links -- Treating type 1 diabetes -- Treating type 2 diabetes -- Preventing type 2 diabetes -- Regular testing -- Adapting treatment to lifestyle -- Diet myths -- Case history: Sir Steve Redgrave -- Emotional distress -- Pancreatic transplants -- A cure for diabetes? Whose responsibility now?
ISBN
1403446008
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FL 800 BRY 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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