The decision to go on an insulin pump is a very involved and life-changing way to keep diabetes under control. According to Dr. Fran Cogen, many factors must be taken into consideration when considering a pump.
As I have written previously, treatment of diabetes is divided into two aspects: "until the cure" and "the cure." Major diabetes organizations may have mission statements that reflect both tenants (one example is The American Diabetes Association). Other organizations such as The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation primarily work to find (and…