Diabetes and Tattoos


  • Body Art and the Big D
    Amy Tenderich considers the pros and cons of tattoos and piercings.
  • Interview with Darren Brass
    Miami Ink's own Darrehttp://www.dlife.com/group/control_panel/manage?p_p_id=15&p_p_lifecycle=0&p_p_state=maximized&p_p_mode=view&doAsGroupId=10180&_15_struts_action=%2Fjournal%2Fedit_article&_15_groupId=10180&_15_articleId=1923183n Brass shares his diabetes story with dLifeTV.
  • Inked for Diabetes
    Travis Grubbs gets a permanent medical alert – in the form of a diabetes tattoo.
  • Ask An Expert: How Often is Safe?
    How often can a person with diabetes be pierced or tattooed?
  • Ask An Expert: Glucose Tattoos
    Where can I get a removable glucose tattoo?

Last Modified Date: May 02, 2014

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by Lindsey Guerin
Last Saturday, I’d been struggling with an entire week above 200 that just didn’t seem to want to budge. So I decided that I couldn’t risk the Omnipod anymore and I had to pull it from my management routine, at least until things settled down. I started twice-daily Lantus injections on Saturday night and have been working out the kinks of being back on MDIs since then. The first three days of switching to MDIs were rough. Watching the Lantus take effect slowly was like waiting for...