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What happens when someone has allergies? / by Katie Kawa.

Kawa, Katie. (Author).
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Series Information

KidHaven health library

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534532526
  • Physical Description: 1 electronic text (32 p.) : col. ill.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : KidHaven Pub., 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title proper from title frame.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Allergies aren't fun! -- Inside the immune system -- The nose knows -- Skin allergies -- Bites and stings -- The facts about food allergies -- A dangerous reaction -- Testing for allergies -- Feeling better -- Allergy shots -- You can help! -- Know your body.
Summary, etc.:
"Some people are allergic to pollen while others have a food allergy. Cats might make someone sneeze, and dogs might make someone else break out in hives. Allergies affect people in many different ways, and sometimes they can be deadly. Knowing the facts about different kinds of allergies can help young people understand their own body better and can also help them support people they know who have allergies. Diagrams, sidebars, full-color photographs, and graphic organizers work with the accessible main text to provide detailed information about what allergies are, how they're diagnosed, and how they can be treated"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
Grade 4.
Years 8-10.
Grade 3-5.
R Guided Reading Level.
Original Version Note:
Original version: 9781534532465 (library bound)
Original version: 9781534532595 (pbk.)
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Allergy > Juvenile literature.

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