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Insulin Delivery Devices - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Jan 26, 2012 ... Insulin delivery devices are a fixture for those with type 1 diabetes. You need to get daily doses of insulin to live. Fortunately, there are several ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/insulinandmedications/a/Insulin_deliver.htm
Understanding Basal and Bolus Insulin - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
May 22, 2014 ... Both basal and bolus insulin are needed to balance the glucose in the body. ... The person using an insulin pump would typically receive a constant ... FAQ on Insulin Pump Therapy · Insulin Delivery Devices - Your Options ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/insulinandmedications/p/Basal-And-Bolus-Insulin.htm
Insulin and Medications - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Most people with type 1 begin taking insulin using a syringe and then later switch to insulin pens or an insulin pump. Some stick with the syringe because that is ...
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What Is an Insulin Patch Pump - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
May 21, 2014 ... The old school of thought is that insulin delivery systems such as pumps and pens were meant for people with Type 1 diabetes only.
http://diabetes.about.com/od/doctorsandspecialists/fl/What-Is-an-Insulin-Patch-Pump.htm
Preventing Insulin Shock - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Jun 3, 2014 ... Insulin shock occurs when the level of your blood sugar drops quickly and ... Insulin Site Rotation Tiips · Insulin Delivery Devices - Options.
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/schooldaycareandlaws/qt/insulin_shock.htm
Insulin Therapy - Frequently Asked Questions - Type 1 Diabetes
But there are alternative devices for delivery of insulin besides manually using a syringe. There are also a number of research studies being conducted that are ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/insulinandmedications/a/Insulintherapy.htm
Treatment - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Treatment for type 1 diabetes involves the continual use of insulin therapy, good food ... Asked Questions About Insulin Pump Therapy · Insulin Delivery Devices ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/type1diabetesbasics/u/Type1Treatment.htm
Treating Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Insulin lowers the level of glucose in the blood by allowing it to enter your cells to be ... The Basics of Insulin Therapy · Insulin Delivery Devices - Your Options ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/managingtype1diabetes/a/treatmenttype1.htm
What Is a Complete Diabetes Travel Kit?
Jun 19, 2014 ... Syringes (or other insulin delivery device). If you are using syringes, take at least the average number you would need for an entire day, ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/qt/travel_kit.htm
Fear of Needles – Helping Your Child Overcome Fear of Needles
Dec 22, 2011 ... You know that blood sugar checks and insulin shots are not negotiable. ... the short period of time it takes to check blood or give an injection. ... A number of devices available are also available that hide the needle from view.
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/parentingmarriagesiblings/qt/Fear_Needles.htm
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