Diabetes Information For Teens: Socio-Cultural Impacts Of Workplace E-Learning: Epistemology, Ontology And Pedagogy: Including Facts About Insulin, Glucose Control, Healthy Eating, Physical Activity, And Learning To Live With Diabetes, 2nd Edition

  • Elizabeth Magill
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  • ISBN-10: 0780812190
  • ISBN-13: 9780780812192
  • DDC: 616.4
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - College Senior
  • 397 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Examines the alarming trends in diabetes and provides facts about the different types of diabetes, its medical management, and the roles of nutrition and physical activity in averting its consequences.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Understanding Diabetes.
2: Facts and Statistics about Diabetes.
3: Diabetes in Children and Adolescents.
4: Minorities Disproportionately Affected by Diabetes.
5: Metabolic Syndrome: An Early Warning Sign.
6: Insulin Resistance and Pre-Diabetes.
7: Type 1 Diabetes.
8: Type 2 Diabetes.
9: Double Diabetes.
10: Gestational Diabetes and Diabetes-Related Women's Concerns.
11: Monogenic Forms of Diabetes.
12: Diabetes Research.
13: Medical Management of Diabetes.
14: You and Your Diabetes Care Team.
15: Improving Self-Care in Young People with Diabetes.
16: Know Your Blood Sugar Numbers.
17: Blood Glucose Monitoring.
18: Alternate Site Testing.
19: Diabetes Medicines.
20: Facts about Insulin.
21: Insulin Pumps.
22: Managing Hypoglycemia.
23: Managing Hyperglycemia.
24: Diabetic Ketoacidosis.
25: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Weight Management.
26: The Truth about the Diabetes Diet.
27: Making Healthy Food Choices.
28: Meal Plans and Diabetes.
29: Carbohydrate Counting.
30: Diabetes and Dietary Supplements.
31: Physical Activity and Diabetes.
32: Sports, Exercise, and Diabetes.
33: Stay at a Healthy Weight.
34: Mental Health and Lifestyle Issues.
35: Diabetes and Your Feelings.
36: Tips for Handling the Ups and Downs of Diabetes.
37: The Link between Diabetes and Depression.
38: Diabetes and Eating Disorders.
39: Diabetes Support in Schools: Improvement Needed.
40: Tips for Dealing With Diabetes at School.
41: Driving When You Have Diabetes.
42: Traveling When You Have Diabetes.
43: Handling Diabetes When You're Sick.
44: If Your Friend or Family Member Has Diabetes.
45: The Physical Complications of Diabetes.
46: Diabetes-Related Health Concerns.
47: Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes.
48: Diabetic Nerve Damage.
49: Diabetic Eye Disease.
50: Kidney Disease of Diabetes.
51: Gastroparesis.
52: Tooth and Gum Problems Caused by Diabetes.
53: Foot and Skin Problems Caused by Diabetes.
54: Acanthosis Nigricans.
55: Sexual and Urologic Problems of Diabetes.
56: The Diabetes Control and Complications Trial and Follow-Up Study.
57: If You Need More Information.
58: Resources for Diabetes Information.
59: Finding Diabetes-Friendly Recipes and Cookbooks.