The bolus-basal insulin injection regime for those living with diabetes works like your body should, but may not be a suitable fit for everyone.

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If you have insulin dependent diabetes, you’re very familiar with bolus insulin, the type of insulin that is short-acting, typically taken with meals. However, not as many people with diabetes are as familiar with the other kind, basal insulin or, for that matter,  the bolus-basal insulin regime. Read on to learn the difference between bolus and basal injections and why a bolus-basal routine might be right for you.


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A new year brings new developments in diabetes care, and tech improvements in insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring systems.

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The New Year means we can expect new developments in diabetes care and treatment. And this year promises some exciting and innovative diabetes products, including new, more technologically advanced insulin pumps and improvements in continuous

Here are handy tips to help avoid common insulin pump problems before they occur.

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If you use an insulin pump to help manage your diabetes, you may encounter minor problems along the way. While it’s true insulin pumps aren’t fail safe, they are one of the most effective ways to manage diabetes. Here are

Before deciding if an insulin pump is right for you, learn more about what to expect!

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Deciding if an insulin pump is right for you is a big decision. Many patients choose an insulin pump because they find it allows them to manage their diabetes easier. However, before making your choice, here are a few

With countless insulin pumps on the market it’s hard to know which is right for you. Don’t make your decision in haste, learn more before you buy.

 

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Insulin pumps are a great way for those living with diabetes to control their insulin levels. They take away the need for individual insulin injections and can help

Thinking of using an insulin pump to manage your diabetes? Here’s a guide to the most popular models on the market today.

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If you or someone in your family suffers from diabetes, you may be thinking about using an insulin pump to manage the insulin levels in your bloodstream. While you should always talk to

Revealing the truth about insulin pump therapy and explaining how insulin pumps can make insulin therapy much more convenient for responsible candidates

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Those considering insulin pump therapy often have many questions that need answering. Many are concerned that it will be obvious to the world that they are wearing an insulin pump, or that they

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Your insulin pump is a great tool to more effectively manage and regulate your diabetes. However, just like any other technological device, your pump can malfunction. The first thing to remember if this happens is to not panic!

If your insulin pump malfunctions, perhaps the alarms are malfunctioning or the buttons aren’t working properly,

Your insulin pump is a powerful tool to help you more easily manage your diabetes. It delivers a small, continuous stream of insulin to your body day and night and is programmed to match your body’s needs.

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Now that you’ve decided to start using an insulin pump, you should take a look at this