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Laughter can be a powerful tool for teaching, stress relief, and even better diabetes control. dLife offers these free, downloadable cartoons for a patient pick-me-up or a unique accompaniment to your lesson plan. Click on the cartoons for a larger view.
About The Artist
Award-winning certified diabetes educator, cartoonist, and former AADE Educator of the Year Theresa Garnero is the author and illustrator of DIABETease, a collection of cartoons to promote diabetes self-management.
Learn more about Theresa and find out how to order her book here.
Herb-Roasted Chicken Bread Dressing Strawberry Gelatin Mousse Mixed Vegetable Soup Orange-Cranberry Cider Vegetable Wild Rice Soup Tuna Caesar Salad Orange Brown Rice with Peaches 5-Minute Quesadillas Cranberry-Jalapeno Chutnety
In high school biology, we learned that another term for carbohydrates is "polysaccharides". These break down into "discaccharides", and further into "monosaccharides". These small-molecule carbohydrates are more commonly known as "sugars". Similarly, we learned that fats are (after a long process) broken down into monosaccharides, and parts of proteins are broken down into these as well. We learned about three common disaccharides —...