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Diabetes : The Ultimate Teen Guide - Katherine J. Moran


The Ultimate Teen Guide

Hardcover Published: 28th March 2004
ISBN: 9780810848061
Number Of Pages: 208
For Ages: 12 - 17 years old

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Diabetes: The Ultimate Teen Guide is a practical guide for teens with diabetes that is written in everyday teen language. This book talks about issues specific to teens ages 16 to 19, and it includes multiple no-nonsense tips that demonstrate how life can be lived to the full even with diabetes.

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This tightly focused title looks at specific problems or issues that teens with diabetes may face. Chapters include the importance of establishing the patterns of blood-sugar readings, the types and uses of various medications, and the importance of diet and exercise, even with insulin-dependent diabetes...public libraries will definitely want this informative book on their shelves. School Library Journal

Chapter 1 Acknowledgments Chapter 2 1 Fitting In! Chapter 3 2 What Is This Diabetes Anyway? Chapter 4 3 What's The Plan, Man? Chapter 5 4 Reflecting on Checking Chapter 6 5 To Eat and What Not to Eat? That Is the Question! Chapter 7 6 Insulin -- The Glucose Key Chapter 8 7 The Marvels of Medicine! Chapter 9 8 The Magic of Exercise! Chapter 10 9 Let Me Off This Roller Coaster! Chapter 11 10 The Freedom of Pumping! Chapter 12 11 I'm Sick With the Flu, What Do I Do? Chapter 13 12 The Good News! You Have Control Over the Complications of Diabetes! Chapter 14 13 Can I Do This on My Own? Chapter 15 14 Peers, Beers, and Tears Chapter 16 15 Keeping It All Together Chapter 17 16 The Real Deal Behind the Wheel Chapter 18 17 What's to Know When You're on the Go Chapter 19 18 What's Coming Down the Road? Chapter 20 Index Chapter 21 About the Author

ISBN: 9780810848061
ISBN-10: 0810848066
Series: It Happened to Me (Hardcover)
Audience: General
For Ages: 12 - 17 years old
For Grades: 7 - 12
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 28th March 2004
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.37 x 17.48  x 1.75
Weight (kg): 0.58