How Long Do Insulin Vials Last & How Many You Need Per Month?
Insulin vials last until their expiration date if kept on the fridge. Once opened, they only last for a month. How many vials you need per month depends on how much insulin you're using per day.Read more
What Happens If You Miss A Dose Of Insulin?
Missing a dose of insulin is stressful, but it happens to everyone with diabetes. Here's what to do when you forget an insulin injection!Read more
Can You Prefill Insulin Syringes? How Long are they Good For?
Prefilling insulin syringes is common practice among diabetes nurses and patients. But is it safe? How to do it properly? How to store your preloaded syringes?Read more
Tips for Hiking with Diabetes: How to Keep Your Insulin Cool and Stay Safe on the Trail
Hiking can be a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get some exercise. However, taking precautions to stay safe and healthy while hiking is essential. Here are some tips...Read more
The Ultimate Traveling With Diabetes Checklist
If you have diabetes, traveling can seem like a daunting task. But it doesn't have to be! With a little bit of preparation, you can travel easily and make sure...Read more
Traveling With Insulin Needles on a Plane: What You Should Know
If you're a person with diabetes who needs to take insulin injections, then you know that traveling can be a bit of a challenge. You need to ensure that you...Read more
How to shower or swim with an insulin pump?
Unless you have a waterproof insulin pump, you must take extra precautions to protect your device from water when showering, bathing, or swimming.Read more