dlife.com - For Your Diabetes Life: Dictionary
jet injector (in-JEK-tur):
a device that uses high pressure instead of a needle to propel insulin through the skin and into the body.
former term for insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM), or type 1 diabetes.
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As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the benefits that made it cost-effective for me to go with the real healthcare (HSA) plan rather than the phony (HRA) plan is that my company is now covering "preventative" medicines at $0 copay. The formulary for these, as stated by CVS/Caremark (my pharmacy benefits provider), covers all test strips, lancets, and control solutions. I dutifully get my doctor to write up prescriptions for all of my testing needs, submit...