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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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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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