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Considerations Before Going on an Insulin Pump

Friday, April 24, 2015

Are you on meal time insulin and basal insulin? Are you thinking about using an insulin pump to make your day-to-day insulin regimen easier? Here are some things to consider when looking at the possibility of going on a pump.

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They Still Require Work

Remember an insulin pump is only as good as the user. It requires motivation and commitment. You still have to check your glucose; you still have to enter in carbohydrates; and you have to change your pump infusion site every 2-3 days. 

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