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Journey: Managing Diabetes

"Through this diagnosis, time and time again, my husband continues to teach me how to save my own life"

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Doctor testing blood sugar with diabetes medications.
Insulin

Starting Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes

When a person starts taking insulin it brings a new level of complexity to treating type 2 diabetes. Find out everything there is to know about using insulin.

What You Need to Know About Insulin and Type 2 Diabetes

At least 40 percent of people with type 2 diabetes end up eventually having to take insulin. Here’s what you need to know about it.

A box of insulin vials kept cool.
Treatment

How to Protect Your Insulin in Hot Weather

Did you realize insulin can lose its potency when kept at the wrong temperature? These valuable tips can keep your insulin safe in hot weather.

Man measuring his blood glucose and recording the information in his phone.
Technology

The 10 Best Apps for Diabetes Management

These 10 health apps are great tools for managing diabetes by tracking everything from medications and blood sugar to meals and exercise.

Patient talking about glucose monitor with doctor.
Tests

Blood Sugar Testing For Type 2 Diabetes

What are the benefits of blood sugar testing for people with type 2 diabetes? Take a look at the pros and cons.