Beautifully illustrated by Micah Chambers-Goldberg, this fictional story by Sue Ganz-Schmitt follows the young life of Kelvin. He loved superheroes ever since he was little. Then one day (while still little), he is diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Children draw strength from the Super-K transformation coping mechanisms.
Even Superheroes Get Diabetes
LIMITED AVAILABILITY: Parents can add this to their child’s list of bedtime stories. Pediatric departments can entertain anxious patients. This 36-page softcover book is written primarily for kids, but any adult involved in the world of diabetes will relate. In addition to the entertaining bedtime story, there is an illustrated page that describes how diabetes works in child-appropriate language. Super-K’s Diabetes Decoder covers symptoms, glucose test kit, insulin pump and more. ©2007
- 36-page softcover book
- Suitable for 5-9 year olds
- Measures 8-1/2" x 11" (22 x 28 cm)
- Perfect for classroom, bedroom, or pediatric office