My Health explains the science behind common illnesses and injuries and also emphasizes the importance of maintaining personal health. The colorful, inviting series design features photos, medical illustrations, amusing cartoon art, tables, sidebars, and hands-on activities.
What happens when your body doesn't produce enough insulin to digest food properly? And what is insulin anyway? Diabetes is just what the doctor ordered for kids who want or need to know more about this common -- but treatable -- disease.