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Bad Insulin: When to Toss the Vial

Learn how to store your insulin to keep its potency, and how you can tell when it has gone bad and needs to be thrown out.

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How To Follow Your Insulin Treatment Plan

If you need insulin to treat diabetes, here's everything you should know about insulin treatment planning and how to incorporate it into your lifestyle.

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True or False: Myths vs. Facts About Insulin

Can you seperate the myths from the facts about insulin? Try this quiz to test your knowledge and learn more about insulin.

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All About Diabetes and Insulin Treatment

When you first start insulin treatment for diabetes, you have more questions than answers. Here's what you should know to get started.

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Bariatric Surgery Benefits For Diabetes

A new study is the first to show that weight-loss surgery can have a prolonged positive impact on type 2 diabetes.

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Prefilling Insulin Syringes

Prefilled syringes with insulin for future use can be helpful for some people. Learn about the necessary precautions for safely prefilling syringes.

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Diabetes and Insulin: Types and Application

Learn about the different types of basal and bolus insulin. Find out how pens, injections, and pumps are used in insulin therapy to manage diabetes.

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Can I Let a Friend Try an Insulin Injection?

What would happen if I let my friends try taking an injection of insulin? Since they don’t have diabetes, would it make any difference in their bodies?