Taking Diabetes to School

Taking Diabetes to School

Description
Soft cover, staple bound, illustrated children's book. Written by Kim Gosselin and illustrated by Moss Freedman. Published by JayJo Books, L.L.C., Copyright 1998, 2004. Story is about a boy named Jayson and his experience managing his diabetes especially throughout the school day. The story is intended to be read in the classroom to help other children better understand the experience of a classmate with diabetes. The author's own son Jayson was diagnosed with diabetes at age 6. The book belonged to the donor, Kaitlin Marie, who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 2.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
book
date made
2004
maker
Gosselin, Kim
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20.4 cm x 20.4 cm x.5 cm; 8 1/32 in x 8 1/32 in x 3/16 in
ID Number
2017.0192.05
accession number
2017.0192
catalog number
2017.0192.05
Credit Line
Gift of Kaitlin Marie and Janet Katherine
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Diabetes
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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