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Diabetes

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 Read a selection of the articles linked here.  You may be asked to login to read the articles off campus.  Please ask your teacher or a librarian for the generic school passwords.

 

 

 

"Diabetes" From Teen Health & WellnessClick on the different sections of the article on the left.  Good overview of the disease, symptoms, diagnosis, good questions to ask, treatment, myths & facts.

"Diabetes" from World of Health- Covers types of diabetes, signs & inheritance factors

"Fresh Fruit, Hold the Insulin" from Scientific American- Discusses how the farm bill relates to our nation's battle with obesity & diabetes

"A Diabetes Cliffhanger" from Scientific American- Researchers are baffled by the worldwide increase in Type 1 diabetes, the less common form of the disease

"WHO Warns of Hypertension, Diabetes, Obesity" from Reuters Health Medical News- The World Health Organization discusses global statistics of chronic diseases

"Grease Under Fire" from Time- This article looks at celebrity chef Paula Deen who announced in January 2012 that she has Type II diabetes. 

"Black Youths: the New Face of Diabetes"-from Ebony- Click on PDF Full Text on the left to read article.  As African-American youth have beccome heavier, half of them are predicted to be diagnosed with the disease during their lifetime

"PCBs and Diabetes in Anniston Alabama" from Environmental Health Perspectives- Reports increased diabetes among PCB plastics exposed populations

 

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