Diagnosing the legacy the discovery, research, and treatment of type 2 diabetes in indigenous youth /

In the late 1980s, pediatric endocrinologists at the Children's Hospital in Winnipeg began to notice a new cohort appearing in their clinics for young people with diabetes. Through dozens of interviews, Krotz shows the impact of the disease on the lives of individuals and families, especially i...

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Author / Creator: Krotz, Larry, 1948- (Author)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Imprint: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada : University of Manitoba Press, [2018]
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Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword by Francis Desjarlais; Chapter 1: Early Alarm; Chapter 2: The First Patients of a New Disease; Chapter 3: Emerging Responses; Chapter 4: Island Lake; Chapter 5: Early Research, Innovations, and Strategies for Care; Chapter 6: Investigation and Hypotheses; Chapter 7: After the Deluge; Chapter 8: Revisiting Roots; Chapter 9: Food; Chapter 10: Poverty and Disease; Chapter 11: Partnerships and Participation; Chapter 12: Hopes and Dreams; Epilogue: Island Lake Encore.