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Diabetes and me : an essential guide for kids and parents / text by Kim Chaloner, illustrated by Nick Bertozzi.

By: Chaloner, Kim 1970-.
Contributor(s): Bertozzi, Nick [illustrator].
Publisher: New York, NY : Hill and Wang, a division of Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2013Edition: First edition.Description: ix, 157 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780809038718.Subject(s): DIABETES | MANAGEMENT | HEALTH INFORMATION | MEDICATIONS | DIET MANAGEMENT | EXERCISE | COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS | JUVENILE LITERATUREGenre/Form: Graphic novels.
Contents:
What is Diabetes? Warm Up! What Is Diabetes? Who Has Diabetes? How Does Diabetes Work? Your Team From Dr. Doom to the Dream Team Your Pediatrician or Internist Your Endocrinologist Your Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator (CDE) Your Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS) Your Ophthalmologist Caring for Your Feet Your Exercise Physiologist How to Get in the Game Equipment #1: Keeping Score Hypoglycemia Hyperglycemia Lows and Highs Equipment #2: What Is Insulin, and What Are Oral Meds? The Pancreas Playbook Fuel What Is a Carbohydrate? What Are Fats? Carb Counting Beware! Don't Judge a Team by the Color of Its Uniform! New Ways to Fuel Up Food Makeover #1: The Burrito Comeback Kid Food Makeover #2: Real Pizza, Real Tasty Time-Out: Dealing with Emergencies and Food Lows Severe Lows On the Field Why Exercise Is Essential to Living a Healthy Life with Diabetes Starting Out Taking It to the Next Level Running Interference What Will You Try? Huddle! Team Support Fans Sick Days Keeping Up Your Routine Making a Pump Armband/Leg Band Wrap-Up
Summary: "An illustrated guidebook for young people with diabetes"-- Provided by publisher.
List(s) this item appears in: New for adults. July 2019
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"A graphic novel from Hill and Wang."

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Part 1 What is Diabetes? 3 -- Warm Up! 8 -- What Is Diabetes? 13 -- Who Has Diabetes? 17 -- How Does Diabetes Work? 24 -- Part 2 Your Team 38 -- From Dr. Doom to the Dream Team 38 -- Your Pediatrician or Internist 41 -- Your Endocrinologist 43 -- Your Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator (CDE) 46 -- Your Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS) 49 -- Your Ophthalmologist 52 -- Caring for Your Feet 54 -- Your Exercise Physiologist 56 -- Part 3 How to Get in the Game 60 -- Equipment #1: Keeping Score 60 -- Hypoglycemia 64 -- Hyperglycemia 65 -- Lows and Highs 66 -- Equipment #2: What Is Insulin, and What Are Oral Meds? 78 -- The Pancreas Playbook 82 -- Part 4 Fuel 90 -- What Is a Carbohydrate? 92 -- What Are Fats? 97 -- Carb Counting 99 -- Beware! Don't Judge a Team by the Color of Its Uniform! 100 -- New Ways to Fuel Up 101 -- Food Makeover #1: The Burrito Comeback Kid 106 -- Food Makeover #2: Real Pizza, Real Tasty 108 -- Time-Out: Dealing with Emergencies and Food 115 -- Lows 117 -- Severe Lows 118 -- Part 5 On the Field 120 -- Why Exercise Is Essential to Living a Healthy Life with Diabetes 120 -- Starting Out 122 -- Taking It to the Next Level 125 -- Running Interference 129 -- What Will You Try? 133 -- Part 6 Huddle! Team Support 134 -- Fans 134 -- Sick Days 139 -- Keeping Up Your Routine 140 -- Making a Pump Armband/Leg Band 146 -- Wrap-Up 149.

"An illustrated guidebook for young people with diabetes"-- Provided by publisher.

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