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.Leer más
How to Sleep with an Insulin Pump?
How to sleep with an insulin pump? What happens if I roll onto it? What if it unplugs? Will it be comfortable? What if I get tangled up in the tubing or accidentally pull out the infusion set while asleep?Leer más
All you Need to Know about Diabetes Camps for Kids & for Adults!
Diabetes day camps, Diabetes summer camps for kids, Family camps, Type 1 youth camps, or Type 2 diabetes boot camps: there's a camp for every diabetic! Everything you need to know to choose the best diabetes camp for you.Leer más
What to do if you run out of insulin?
Running out of insulin frightens every insulin-dependent diabetic. Whether your insulin has gone bad or your prescription has expired, what should you do in case you run out of insulin?Leer más
Can Insulin go bad? How to tell and what to do if it has?
Bad insulin worries more than 7 million Americans. The truth is insulin can go bad. Here's how to tell if insulin has gone bad and how to prevent the loss of $$$ of medicine!Leer más
Can Insulin Pumps go Through X-ray & Metal Detectors at the Airport?
Would your Medtronic, Omnipod, Ascu-check, or Tandem insulin pump be damaged if it goes through x-ray machines, metal detectors, or full-body scanners? All you need to know about insulin pumps at airport security screening!Leer más
TSA Regulations for Diabetics: Traveling with Diabetes Supplies & Insulin
25 questions answered about TSA regulations & flying with diabetic supplies. Can you take insulin on the plane? What about diabetic needles & syringes? Can CGMs and insulin pumps go through metal detectors & X-ray machines?Leer más