ERIC Number: ED490974
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Nov
Tips for Kids: Lower Your Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
US Department of Health and Human Services
Today, more kids have type 2 diabetes than ever before. This colorful, easy-to-read tip sheet encourages young people to take steps to lower their risk for type 2 diabetes. A list of warning signs and a healthy eating guide is offered, along with a list of websites to learn more. [This brochure was prepared by the Department of Health and Human Services' National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP).]
Descriptors: Diabetes, Wellness, Health Promotion, Risk, Children, Eating Habits, Nutrition, Health Behavior
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20201. Tel: 877-696-6775 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/youth/youth.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Students
Authoring Institution: Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.