WorldCat Identities

Bryan, Jenny

Overview
Works: 41 works in 135 publications in 3 languages and 5,532 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Jenny Bryan
Living with diabetes by Jenny Bryan( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes, nature, and symptoms of diabetes, how it is affected by medicine and diet, and what to do in an emergency. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Living with Down syndrome by Jenny Bryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the nature, causes, symptoms, and treatment of Down syndrome, describing how the condition affects four people and their families
Genetic engineering by Jenny Bryan( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the scientific principles and ethical issues of genetic engineering
Diabetes by Jenny Bryan( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the two types of diabetes, causes of this disease, treatments available, and a variety of issues surrounding this serious health concern
Health and science by Jenny Bryan( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the participation of women in medical and scientific discoveries and in the growth of health care in France, Great Britain, and the United States through the lives of Marie Curie, Cicely Saunders, and Clara Barton
The pulse of life : the circulatory system by Jenny Bryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the circulatory system, with an emphasis on the heart, its diseases, and ways of staying healthy
Breathing : the respiratory system by Jenny Bryan( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the respiratory system works and discusses such related topics as smoking, air pollution, asthma, cystic fibrosis, and artificial ventilation
What's wrong with me? : what happens when you're sick, and ways to stay healthy by Jenny Bryan( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple descriptions uncover the mysteries behind sickness, from a scratchy throat and the sniffles to going to the hospital for an operation. Proven health tips appear on every page
Movement : the muscular and skeletal system by Jenny Bryan( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the interactions of nerves, muscles, bones, tendons, and ligaments in various kinds of movements and discusses such related topics as avoiding injury, body language, and aging
The history of health and medicine by Jenny Bryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of medicine, from the earliest studies of anatomy to advances in AIDS research and the genetics of aging
Sound and vision : the sensory systems by Jenny Bryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how our sensory system works and discusses such related topics as color blindness, eating carrots to improve eyesight, and hearing damage
Your amazing brain : a fascinating see-through view of how our brain works by Jenny Bryan( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guided tour through that most complex of organs--the human brain including easy to duplicate experiments
I have diabetes by Jenny Bryan( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines what it is like to live with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes by looking at the lives of three people with the disease, with information on the nature of the disease, practical ways of managing it, and what to do in case of an emergency
Reproduction : the reproductive system by Jenny Bryan( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses puberty, sexual intercourse, contraception, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy, and birth
Smell, taste, and touch : the sensory systems by Jenny Bryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how senses of smell, taste, and touch work and how they have evolvedrto suit life in the modern world
Mind and matter : the brain and nervous system by Jenny Bryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs take a look at how the brain works, how we think, our emotions, memories, and intelligence
The miracle of birth : a fascinating see-through view of how a baby develops by Jenny Bryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book demonstrates the fascinating journey from the sperm and the egg to the development of the embryo and finally to the miracle of birth. The multilayered acetate illustrations help the reader understand the birth process
We're talking about drugs by Jenny Bryan( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at drugs and drug abuse, dealing with such questions as: Are illegal drugs bad for you? What is addiction? What kind of people take drugs? How do drugs work? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Medical technology by Jenny Bryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the latest advances in medical science and technology that have enabled physicians to effectively treat illnesses and injuries. Includes lasers, kidney machines, transplants, and genetic engineering
We're talking about alcohol by Jenny Bryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Dutch and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the issues surrounding alcohol use, including its effect on the body, drinking and driving, alcoholism, and drinking sensibly. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
 
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Living with diabetes
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Living with Down syndromeDiabetesThe pulse of life : the circulatory systemBreathing : the respiratory systemWhat's wrong with me? : what happens when you're sick, and ways to stay healthyMovement : the muscular and skeletal systemThe history of health and medicineSound and vision : the sensory systems
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