Diseases and Disorders of Youth: Kids and Diabetes, 1st Edition

  • Toney Allman
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  • ISBN-10: 1682824004
  • ISBN-13: 9781682824009
  • DDC: 618.92
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Diabetes in youth is a pervasive and growing problem. Young people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes are dealing with complex, chronic disorders that remain incompletely understood and require extensive lifestyle adjustments. This book presents a realistic picture of this disease, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: A Miraculous Success.
1: What Is Diabetes?.
2: What Causes Diabetes?.
3: Can Diabetes Be Treated or Cured?.
4: What Is It Like to Live with Diabetes?.
5: Can Diabetes Be Prevented?.
Source Notes.
Organizations and Websites.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.