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Injecting Insulin

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Learning to take insulin injections can be a challenge, but if you take the time to master the steps, it can be a quick and virtually painless process. Be sure you know your blood sugar before injecting, and that you are taking the right amount of insulin. It's important to talk to your doctor and find a dosage plan that works best for you.

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by Nicole Purcell
This past weekend was a whole lot of diabetes weird. I've finally gotten into a good rhythm with my Lantus rate - settling in with a 70-30 nighttime-morning split of the total dose. My bolus dosing seems to be pretty much on the money too. I'm avoiding huge swings... Though lows are creeping up more often, I think because summer traditionally is a lower basal rate time, owing to warmer weather, increased activity and sweat, as we get closer to the warmer days I just need less insulin in the...