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Guía Informativa: La Diabetes
Juana I. Macias, Donnie Cook
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Pages / Length: 6
Publication Date: 03/10/2012

Diabetes is a disease that affects the ability of the body to produce or respond to insulin. Insulin is a hormone that allows glucose (blood sugar) to enter the cells of the body and be used as energy. Diabetes can cause serious complications and even more, premature death. This Spanish language brochure provides some basic information about diabetes such as risk factors and prevention tips.