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Insulin Pumps - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
Jun 20, 2013 ... Insulin pumps first came on the medical scene over 20 years ago. In the last decade, they have evolved into an effective way to help people ...
Insulin Pump Therapy - Frequently Asked Questions - Type 1 Diabetes
Insulin Pump Therapy is not a decision you should enter into lightly. There are many factors to consider. This article offers an overview of insulin pump therapy to ...
Pros and Cons of Insulin Pump Therapy for Type I Diabetes
Insulin pump therapy is not for everyone. Before you decide for or against insulin pump therapy, take a close look at the major advantages and disadvantages ...
Medication/Insulin - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
... for the person with diabetes. Equipment such as blood glucose monitors, insulin pumps and other new ways to administer insulin are all examples of these .
Blood Sugar Meters That Communicate with Insulin Pumps
May 27, 2011 ... Newer technology allows some blood sugar meters to now communicate with specific insulin pumps. This can be especially helpful with ...
Insulin pumps - What You Like or Fear About Insulin Pumps
Jun 1, 2009 ... Insulin pumps have changed how thousands of people manage their type 1 diabetes. The majority of pump users love their pumps. Some have ...
What Is an Insulin Patch Pump - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
May 21, 2014 ... The old school of thought is that insulin delivery systems such as pumps and pens were meant for people with Type 1 diabetes only.
Understanding Basal and Bolus Insulin - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Nov 25, 2014 ... Both basal and bolus insulin are needed to balance the glucose in the ... Whether injecting with a syringe or using an insulin pump, the actual ...
Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes: What You Need to Know
Dec 29, 2014 ... Using an insulin pump. An insulin pump is a small machine that you can wear on the outside of your body on a belt or in a pocket. The pump ...
Sensor-augmented Pump (SAP) - What Is a ... - Type 1 Diabetes
Sep 3, 2013 ... A sensor-augmented pump (SAP) combines the technology of an insulin pump with a continuous glucose sensor that transmits glucose ...
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