Teen Health Series: Diabetes Information for Teens

Editor: Williams, Angela L.
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1737-1
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 9
Book Status: Available
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Diabetes Information for Teens, Third Edition examines the alarming trends in diabetes prevalence, and it provides information about positive steps that can be taken. The book provides facts about the different types of diabetes, its medical management, and the roles of nutrition and physical activity in averting its consequences.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part One: Understanding Diabetes
  • Chapter 1—Facts and Statistics About Diabetes
  • Chapter 2—Who Is at Risk for Diabetes?
  • Chapter 3—Diabetes in Children and Adolescents
  • Chapter 4—Metabolic Syndrome: An Early Warning Sign
  • Chapter 5—Insulin Resistance and Prediabetes
  • Chapter 6—Type 1 Diabetes
  • Chapter 7—Type 2 Diabetes
  • Chapter 8—Double Diabetes
  • Chapter 9—Gestational Diabetes and Diabetes-Related Women's Concerns
  • Chapter 10—Monogenic Forms of Diabetes
  • Chapter 11—Diabetes Myths
  • Part Two: Medical Management of Diabetes
  • Chapter 12—You and Your Diabetes Care Team
  • Chapter 13—Steps to Manage Your Diabetes for Life
  • Chapter 14—Know Your Blood Sugar Numbers
  • Chapter 15—Blood Glucose Monitoring
  • Chapter 16—Glucose in Urine Test
  • Chapter 17—Ketones in Urine Test
  • Chapter 18—Diabetes Medicines
  • Chapter 19—Insulin Delivery Devices
  • Chapter 20—Managing Hypoglycemia
  • Chapter 21—Managing Hyperglycemia
  • Chapter 22—Beware of Diabetes Treatment Fraud
  • Part Three: The Physical Complications of Diabetes
  • Chapter 23—Diabetes-Related Health Concerns
  • Chapter 24—Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Stroke
  • Chapter 25—Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Chapter 26—Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Chapter 27—Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 28—Gastroparesis
  • Chapter 29—Tooth and Gum Problems Caused by Diabetes
  • Chapter 30—Foot and Skin Problems Caused by Diabetes
  • Chapter 31—Acanthosis Nigricans and Necrobiosis Lipoidica
  • Chapter 32—Sexual and Bladder Problems of Diabetes
  • Part Four: Mental Health and Lifestyle Issues
  • Chapter 33—The Link Between Diabetes and Mental Health
  • Chapter 34—Tips for Coping with Diabetes Distress
  • Chapter 35—Diabetes Management at School
  • Chapter 36—Importance of Wearing Medical Alert Bracelets and Necklaces
  • Chapter 37—Driving When You Have Diabetes
  • Chapter 38—Traveling When You Have Diabetes
  • Chapter 39—Take Care of Your Diabetes During Sick Days and Special Times
  • Chapter 40—Managing Diabetes in the Heat
  • Chapter 41—Smoking and Diabetes
  • Chapter 42—If Your Friend or Family Member Has Diabetes
  • Part Five: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Weight Management
  • Chapter 43—Healthy Eating for Diabetics
  • Chapter 44—Making Healthy Food Choices
  • Chapter 45—Meal Plans and Diabetes
  • Chapter 46—Carbohydrate Counting
  • Chapter 47—Diabetes and Dietary Supplements
  • Chapter 48—Physical Activity and Diabetes
  • Chapter 49—Stay at a Healthy Weight
  • Chapter 50—Early Weight-Loss Surgery May Improve Type 2 Diabetes and Blood Pressure Outcomes
  • Part Six: If You Need More Information
  • Chapter 51—Resources for Diabetes Information
  • Chapter 52—Finding Diabetes-Friendly Recipes