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Pierre and the Broken Arm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
(5.00 from 1 review)
A 10 year old boy is in the Emergency Department waiting for the doctor to treat his broken arm. He is scared, confused and in pain. And he just wants to go home. Fortunately, a retired laboratory rat named Pierre is there to help the boy learn about his broken arm and why he needs a splint and a plaster cast.
Carlos & Pete
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pete stops by to pick up his friend Carlos on his way to play ball at the park. Carlos' self-administration of an insulin shot prompts all kinds of questions from Pete about why Carlos has to take the shot, which develops into an explanation of diabetes. In this book, children will learn that diabetes is not contagious, it can be controlled and the life of a diabetic may look perfectly normal.
Mom, What's Diabetes
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
(4.00 from 1 review)
This story helps explain Type I diabetes in non-scientific way and gives a general idea about what is happening in your body. This make believe story involves a little girl and her tennis shoe. They travel into outer space and land on distance planet; a planet that needs their help. Together, with a new found friend, they set off on an adventure to restore the planet to its normal condition.