TITLE

Diabetes and Diet

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Scholastic Parent & Child;Feb/Mar2004, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Along with obesity, diabetes is on the rise in young children. Juvenile, or type 1, diabetes has increased dramatically over the past 50 years. Researchers think the increased risk is due to a combination of genetic and environmental factors, including poor diet, viral infections and psychological stress. Some of the symptoms of diabetes are — extreme thirst frequent urination drowsiness or lethargy increased appetite heavy or labored breathing stupor or unconsciousness.
ACCESSION #
12121327

 

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