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IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0146
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Insulin
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes mellitus - drug therapy
Insulin - therapeutic use
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes--Treatment
Insulin--Therapeutic use
Abstract
Insulin
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0146
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Blood Glucose Monitoring

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36835
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
Pl-0160
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How to test blood glucose properly.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood sugar monitoring
Abstract
How to test blood glucose properly.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
Pl-0160
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IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
Pl-0161
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Information on hemoglobin, and why it is important to test for this when you have diabetes.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring
Diabetes Mellitus - prevention & control
Hemoglobins
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood sugar monitoring
Diabetes--Prevention
Hemoglobin
Self-care, Health
Abstract
Information on hemoglobin, and why it is important to test for this when you have diabetes.
Notes
Previous title: What is Hemoglobin?
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
Pl-0161
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Special Occasions

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36857
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0195
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Formerly titled "Low Carbohydrate Snacks for Children with Diabetes". Diabetes in children and youth resource. Use these tips to enjoy special occasions while keeping blood glucose in your target range.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Abstract
Formerly titled "Low Carbohydrate Snacks for Children with Diabetes". Diabetes in children and youth resource. Use these tips to enjoy special occasions while keeping blood glucose in your target range.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0195
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Carbohydrate Counting

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36858
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0238
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Diabetes in children and youth. Carbohydrate (“carb”) counting is a way of meal planning to help manage your blood glucose.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes--Diet therapy
Low-carbohydrate diet
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. Carbohydrate (“carb”) counting is a way of meal planning to help manage your blood glucose.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0238
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IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0311
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Pediatric hypothyroidism; diabetes.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Alternate Title
What you need to know to stay healthy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypothyroidism
Subjects (LCSH)
Endocrine Diseases--Child
Hypothyroidism
Abstract
Pediatric hypothyroidism; diabetes.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0311
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IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0357
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What is hypoglycemia; what to do.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hypoglycemia - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Hypoglycemia--Diet therapy
Abstract
What is hypoglycemia; what to do.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0357
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IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0377
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Diabetes in children and youth. You can have a hauntingly good Halloween! With a little imagination and planning, special treats can be worked into a meal plan while keeping blood glucose in target.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Candy
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Candy
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. You can have a hauntingly good Halloween! With a little imagination and planning, special treats can be worked into a meal plan while keeping blood glucose in target.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0377
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Baking and Carb Counting

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36899
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0393
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Diabetes in children and youth. Follow these steps to calculate the grams of carbohydrate in your recipe.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes--Diet therapy
Low-carbohydrate diet
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. Follow these steps to calculate the grams of carbohydrate in your recipe.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0393
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On-call Diabetes Pager

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IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0395
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When to call for information or help using the on-call IWK doctor or nurse pager.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
After-Hours Care
Diabetes mellitus
Hotlines
Information Services
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes
Health--Information services
Hotlines (Counseling)
Abstract
When to call for information or help using the on-call IWK doctor or nurse pager.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0395
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Adrenal Insufficiency

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36955
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0642
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About cortisol insufficiency, and treatments.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adrenal Insufficiency
Subjects (LCSH)
Adrenal cortex--Diseases
Metabolism--Disorders
Abstract
About cortisol insufficiency, and treatments.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0642
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Insulin-to-Carb Ratios

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36974
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0701
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Diabetes in children and youth. Using an Insulin-to-Carb Ratio (ICR) to dose the amount of rapid-acting insulin you take with meals and snacks gives you more flexibility to eat according to your appetite. Examples of rapid acting insulin include Humalog®, NovoRapid® and Apidra®.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Insulin - administration & dosage
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes--Diet therapy
Insulin--Therapeutic use--Administration
Low-carbohydrate diet
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. Using an Insulin-to-Carb Ratio (ICR) to dose the amount of rapid-acting insulin you take with meals and snacks gives you more flexibility to eat according to your appetite. Examples of rapid acting insulin include Humalog®, NovoRapid® and Apidra®.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0701
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IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0813
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Formerly titled "Healthy 15-30 g Carbohydrate Snack Ideas". Diabetes in children and youth. Here are some healthy 15-30g carb and low-carb (less than 5g carb) snack ideas.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Snacks
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Low-carbohydrate diet
Snack foods
Abstract
Formerly titled "Healthy 15-30 g Carbohydrate Snack Ideas". Diabetes in children and youth. Here are some healthy 15-30g carb and low-carb (less than 5g carb) snack ideas.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0813
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Travel and Type 1 Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37101
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0988
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Travelling with type 1 diabetes takes some extra planning. Here are some tips to guide you as you prepare for your trip. Injections and Insulin Pump Considerations; Airport Security / Screening; Glucagon; Canadian Diabetes Association; Travel Insurance; Ketones; Syringes; medications.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes Mellitus - prevention & control
Self Care
Travel
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes--Treatment
Self-care, Health
Travel
Abstract
Travelling with type 1 diabetes takes some extra planning. Here are some tips to guide you as you prepare for your trip. Injections and Insulin Pump Considerations; Airport Security / Screening; Glucagon; Canadian Diabetes Association; Travel Insurance; Ketones; Syringes; medications.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0988
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Metformin for Type 2 Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37202
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1102
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Metformin (Glucophage) is a pill that is used to manage type 2 diabetes. Metformin is started with low doses once daily and gradually increased to higher doses twice a day. The clinic will give you specific instructions on how to increase the doses.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes mellitus - drug therapy
Metformin
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes--Treatment
Abstract
Metformin (Glucophage) is a pill that is used to manage type 2 diabetes. Metformin is started with low doses once daily and gradually increased to higher doses twice a day. The clinic will give you specific instructions on how to increase the doses.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1102
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Adjusting to Diabetes

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IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1131
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When a child or youth is diagnosed with diabetes, it triggers a variety of changes in the family. Family routines and roles change, finances might be stretched, and family members deal with a list of new concerns. The time following diagnosis can be stressful.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes Mellitus - psychology
Family Relations
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Psychological aspects
Family--Psychological aspects
Abstract
When a child or youth is diagnosed with diabetes, it triggers a variety of changes in the family. Family routines and roles change, finances might be stretched, and family members deal with a list of new concerns. The time following diagnosis can be stressful.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1131
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Frequently Asked Nutrition Questions

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37280
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1242
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Diabetes in children and youth. Answers to common questions asked by children/youth/families with diabetes.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. Answers to common questions asked by children/youth/families with diabetes.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1242
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Nutrition and Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37281
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1243
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Diabetes in children and youth. What you need to know until you meet your diabetes dietitian.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
The Basics
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. What you need to know until you meet your diabetes dietitian.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1243
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Carb Counting Workbook

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37282
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1244
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Diabetes in children and youth. Put your carb counting knowledge into practice! Try to answer to the following questions based on common scenarios.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes--Diet therapy
Low-carbohydrate diet
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. Put your carb counting knowledge into practice! Try to answer to the following questions based on common scenarios.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1244
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[In Arabic] Adjusting to Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37286
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1131-AR
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Arabic translation. When a child or youth is diagnosed with diabetes, it triggers a variety of changes in the family. Family routines and roles change, finances might be stretched, and family members deal with a list of new concerns. The time following diagnosis can be stressful.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Adjusting to Diabetes
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes Mellitus - psychology
Family Relations
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Psychological aspects
Family--Psychological aspects
Abstract
Arabic translation. When a child or youth is diagnosed with diabetes, it triggers a variety of changes in the family. Family routines and roles change, finances might be stretched, and family members deal with a list of new concerns. The time following diagnosis can be stressful.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1131-AR
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