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 Health and Nutrition

This title offers a look at some everyday foods - bread, cheese, tomatoes, fruit - addressing where they come from and the processes that bring them from the field, the cow, the tree...to your lunchbox! Who made the bread for your sandwich? What about the c... read more

PUBLICATION MARCH 2013

Lunchbox: The Story of Your Food
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 Health and Nutrition

Series:Focus on Health

Everything a young reader needs to know about allergies: what they are, how they are caused, what the symptoms are, and how they are treated. The text also presents real-life stories of kids who experience allergies.

What You Need to Know about Allergies (Factfinders)
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 Health and Nutrition

Series:Focus on Health

Diabetes may be a familiar word, although you may not understand the disease or its two different types. But the more you know about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of diabetes, the better equipped you will be to understand this disease... read more

What You Need to Know about Diabetes (Factfinders)
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Based on Eric Schlosser's bestselling Fast Food Nation, this is crammed with facts and information for young people about the fast food industry - how it all began, its success, what fast food actually is, the truth about slau... read more

Chew on This: Everything You Don't Want to Know About Fast Food
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 Health and Nutrition

Even Superheroes Get Diabetes focuses on the gift within the illness. It is the story of a boy named Kelvin who loves Superheroes. His childhood days are spent in imaginative play--saving the day. One day, his fantasies are marred by the reality of getting diabetes...the incessant finger pricks, shots... read more

Even Superheroes Get Diabetes
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 Health and Nutrition

Series:Explaining...

The Explaining series looks at a range of conditions, illnesses and disabilities that affect children and adults all over the world. The books explain why they occur, how they are diagnosed, how they affect people and how they can be treated. Explaining: Autism will help you understand what autism is ... read more

PUBLICATION JANUARY 2014

Explaining Diabetes
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 Health and Nutrition

Follow Sunny as she lives her life as a deaf child, in a hearing world, with hearing aids. Then, her life changes when her aids no longer help - but there is a solution. Sunny is about hope, acceptance and a positive "can do" attitude. This book is the first in a new series. In future books, follow Sun... read more

Sunny and Her Cochlear Implants
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Using the MyPlate diagram, this educational title introduces the five food groups, appropriate serving sizes, and how to eat a balanced and nutritious diet.

What's on My Plate?: Choosing from the Five Food Groups (Healthy Eating)
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 Health and Nutrition

How Food Works is your own friendly nutritionist, on hand to debunk common food myths and give you the answers to those pressing questions with easy-to-swallow information.
Today's media is full of new discoveries about food - red wine is good for your heart, caffeine... read more

PUBLICATION MAY 2017

How Food Works
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 Health and Nutrition

Series:Consumer Nation

Where does the food we eat come from? What are the working conditions like for people who form part of the supply chain for the world's food industry? This book looks at the impact our food choices have on our lives and on the environment - both in te... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2014

The True Cost of Food (Consumer Nation)
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 Health and Nutrition

Series:Being Healthy, Feeling Great

Being Healthy, Feeling Great covers a wide range of health topics to show readers what it takes to lead healthy lives. It encourages readers to understand why it is important to be healthy from a young age and how this will stand them in good stead as adults. Each book features a magazine-style desig... read more

PUBLICATION JANUARY 2014

Keeping Clean (Being Healthy, Feeling Great)
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 Health and Nutrition

A whimsical–yet factual–series of questions and answers about the things we eat... and don't eat!
Food critic Joshua David Stein whets the appetite of young readers with a wondrous and informative approach to talking about food. This humorous, stylized and... read more

PUBLICATION MARCH 2016

Can I Eat That?
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