The Sanofi iBGStar blood glucose monitor, which connects directly into the Apple iPhone and iPod touch, allows people with insulin-dependent diabetes to manage the blood glucose levels (links to technology)
A Plea for Compassion (or Reflections on Diabetes Awareness Month)
For those of us with insulin-dependent diabetes, no matter how strong we are, no matter how fast, or how smart, without insulin we are dead.
Disaster Preparedness For Diabetics, useful for an emergency (My Mom and many of my home care patients are insulin dependent diabetics & this is a must; have extra medicine and medical supplies if you can)
Diabetes Type 1 Insulin Dependent Diabetic Medical by MedicalAlert. Good for on my purse, on Paisley, on on my keychain.
Type 2 diabetes is a condition that affects over 12 percent of adults in America. It is sometimes referred to as non-insulin dependent diabetes or adult-onset diabetes. This condition affects the way that the body uses sugar. It occurs when the body either does not produce enough insulin, or the body is resistant to insulin, the hormone that regulates blood sugar.
physical activity, expressed in kilocalories expended per week in walking, stair climbing, and sports, was inversely related to the development of non-insulin dependent diabetes
CDC Data Supports Causal Relationship between Vaccines and Diabetes; Diabetics Begin Seeking Legal Counsel Before Their Right to Compensation Expires; Vaccines Proven to be Largest Cause of Insulin Dependent Diabetes in Children