Que le pasa a la mama de Bridget? / What's Up with Bridget's Mom? : Los Medikidz Explican El Cancer De Seno / Medikidz Explain Breast Cancer (Hardcover)

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Employing a graphic novel format, these dynamic stories explain complex medical information about different forms of cancer, such as breast cancer, leukemia, brain tumors, and osteosarcoma, in a straightforward yet entertaining way. The Medikidz are larger-than-life superheroes who live in Mediland, a living, moving virtual world within the human body. Each character is an expert on one component of human anatomy and the role it plays in fighting the disease: Axon is a brain specialist, Pump has the lowdown on the heart and blood vessels, and Skinderella knows all about the skin and bones. Using their extensive combined knowledge, the Medikidz conduct a journey through Mediland, exploring complex medical issues in a language and visual style that is attractive and accessible to tweens and teens. Appropriate humor and adventure are blended with accurate facts, so young readers can understand the main character's illness and become aware of the support and tender loving care they each need.

En formato de novela gr?fica, estos cuentos din?micos explican informaci?n m?dica compleja sobre diferentes tipos de c?ncer, como el c?ncer de seno, la leucemia, los tumores cerebrales y la osteosarcoma, de una manera sencilla pero entretenida. Los Medikidz son un grupo de superh?roes extraordinarios que viven en Mediland, un mundo virtual y viviente dentro del cuerpo humano. Cada personaje es experto en un componente de la anatom?a humana y el papel que juega en combatir la enfermedad: Axon es especialista en el cerebro, Pump tiene informaci?n sobre el coraz?n y los vasos sangu?neos y Skinderella sabe todo acerca de la piel y los huesos. Usando su extensiva inteligencia combinada, los Medikidz hacen un recorrido de Mediland, explorando complejos temas m?dicos con un lenguaje y un estilo visual que es atractivo y accesible para los j?venes. Un humor apropiado y la aventura se combinan con hechos exactos para que los lectores j?venes puedan entender la enfermedad del protagonista y comprender el apoyo y el cuidado tierno que cada uno de ellos necesita.

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Publisher Amer Cancer Society
Mfg Part# 9781604430226
SKU 214985618
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 1604430222
Release Date 6/28/2011
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