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Understanding the Sliding Scale in Diabetes Care

One of the tools physicians use to help people who take insulin keep their blood glucose in control is a sliding scale. There are many reasons your health care provider may prescribe this type of insulin regimen for you but … Continue reading

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Three Choices for “Dosing” Insulin

Fear of needles is always one of the main reasons why people don’t want to switch to insulin. “Smaller, thinner needles cause much less pain,” explains Martin J. Abrahamson, M.D., Medical Director at the Joslin Clinic and Associate Professor of … Continue reading

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