ERIC Number: EJ474459
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Promoting Healthful Exercise for Visually Impaired Persons with Diabetes.
Weitzman, D. M.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v87 n9 p361-64 Nov 1993
This article discusses the importance of exercise for many people with visual impairments and diabetes. It lists precautions for the person with visual impairments and diabetes and specifies who should not exercise, explains "diabetes-specific" benefits of exercise, suggests a format for a safe workout, and includes an example of a successful exerciser. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Support Staff; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Diabetes.