What to think about when buying an insulin pump

Thanks to new improvements in technology, insulin pumps are becoming a more common way for diabetes patients to manage their blood sugar. If you are considering an insulin pump, here are a few important things to think about before you start shopping around. What is an insulin pump? An insulin pump is a battery-operated device …

Are diabetes and depression related?

According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), around 6 percent of Americans over 18 have been diagnosed with depression. Studies have shown that people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes have a greater risk than others for developing the condition. Doctors aren’t sure why diabetes and depression can sometimes go hand-in-hand. Some …

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