Insulin Drug Facts and Information

The First 2 Months After Switching to Insulin

Find out all the questions you should be asking now that you've started taking insulin.

Insulin Drug Information

Insulin facts, usage, and side effects

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Additional Insulin Resources

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    Introduction to Insulin 
    Images of the pancreas and liver round out this overview of how insulin works in the body.
  • The Insulin Index
    Diabetes Expert David Mendosa talks about a study on the correlation between glycemic index values and insulin index values. 
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    Insulin Pump
    See an illustration along with a description of how and where an insulin pump is inserted.
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    Insulin Treatment for Type 1s
    Instructions on the different methods to achieve insulin control for patients diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.

Insulin Effects: Question & Answer

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