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Diabetes Care for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers: A Reassuring Guide

 Diabetes Care for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers With your child's diagnosis of diabetes, you might be feeling grief, sadness, or fear. Everything you need to learn to take care of your child's diabetes, in addition to normal parenting issues, can seem overwhelming. You might even worry that you may do something wrong to harm your child.

This reassuring guide will help you find a balance between good diabetes management and normal life. It explains how diabetes impacts your child's growth and development, and gives you plenty of ideas for dealing with routine diabetes care. The first book of its kind, it provides tips on:

  • Fitting diabetes demand into real-life schedules
  • Making injections easier
  • Preventing, detecting, and treating hypoglycemia
  • Dealing with food issues
  • Monitoring blood glucose
  • Working with your child's day care or preschool
  • Meeting the physical, mental, and emotional needs of your child
  • Explaining diabetes to brothers and sisters
This unique guide also includes experiences and advice from other parents of children with diabetes and amusing Family Circus cartoons.

Item #001
Diabetes Care for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers 
ISBN 0471346764 John Wiley & Sons, 1999

Price: $15.95  Buy now!


Guide to Raising a Child With Diabetes 3rd Edition

In this newly revised third edition, parents will learn how to help their child adjust insulin, have a busy schedule and still feel healthy, negotiate the twists and turns of being "different," accept the many challenges life has to offer, and much more.

Raising a child is hard. Add in the day-to-day challenges that come from having a child with diabetes, and it becomes even harder. Luckily, diabetes research and advancements over the past few years have made it easier to manage your child’s care, helping you and your family get back to a normal life.

Guide to Raising a Child with Diabetes is an invaluable parenting tool, featuring the latest advances in diabetes care, plus parenting advice from diabetes experts. Learn to navigate through the normal activities of childhood and raise your kids to be strong, confident, and capable of managing their own diabetes care.

Learn about:

Adjusting insulin so kids can eat their favorite foods

  • Helping your child accept insulin injections
  • Developing a meal plan for your whole family
  • Raising a child with type 2 diabetes
  • Transitioning to adult care

Few books so skillfully present the amount of information found here. It will be your helpful companion through periods of picky eating, sick days, and times when your child is reluctant to do a blood test or take an injection.

Item #009
Guide to Raising A Child With Diabetes 3rd Edition

ISBN 978 1-580-40435-8  American Diabetes Association, 2011.

Price: $16.95  Buy now!

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