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Employment considerations for people who have diabetes

Mary B. Dickson

Employment considerations for people who have diabetes

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Published by Program on Employment and Disability, New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Ithaca, N.Y, Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diabetics -- Employment -- Government policy -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesImplementing the Americans with Disabilities Act
    SeriesImplementing the Americans with Disabilities Act series
    ContributionsEducational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17130679M


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Employment considerations for people who have diabetes (SuDoc ED /)Author: Mary B. Dickson. 2 Employment Considerations for People who have Diabetes Diabetes causes blood glucose (sugar) levels to be too high.

This is known as hyperglycemia. In the short term, high blood glucose levels can cause hunger, thirst, headache, blurry vi-sion, frequent urination, itchy and dry skin, and, if it is not treated for a period of time.

Page 1 of 8 – Employment Considerations for People who have Diabetes This publication may be reproduced without written permission provided that Assistive Technology Partners is appropriately credited.

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center. This brochure on Diabetes and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is one of a series on human resources practices and workplace accommodations for persons with disabilities edited by Susanne M.

Bruyère, Ph.D., CRC, SPHR, Director, Program on Employment and Disability, School of Industrial and Labor Relations – Extension Division, Cornell University. Cornell University was funded Cited by: 1. As with other issues surrounding all classes of discrimination, the problems have a tendency to fall into 2 categories: Legal issues and Practical considerations.

Whether a sufferer is looking for employment, or they are someone already in a position, diabetes can sometimes bring with it a variety of legal considerations and personal or practical issues. Get this from a library. Employment considerations for people who have diabetes.

[Mary B Dickson; Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)]. As ofapproximately million Americans have diabetes (), most of whom are or wish to be participating members of the es usually has no impact on an individual's ability to do a particular job, and indeed an employer may not even know that a given employee has diabetes.

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We’ve campaigned successfully to stop employers banning people with diabetes from applying for roles. But we still have work to do. Emergency services. Blanket bans have now been lifted for people with Type 1 diabetes and people with Type 2. Diabetes UK Advocacy pack Having diabetes doesn't mean that you cannot get or keep a job.

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Diabetes affects more than 29 million people in the United States, and it stands to reason that many of those people work. Being gainfully employed can be rewarding and, very often, with benefits such as health insurance, a necessity.

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