Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles
Many pharmaceutical companies offer their own savings programs or discounts on particular products.
Discount drug card programs are a great resource that offer free or low-cost prescription drugs to those who qualify.
You can get your diabetes supplies for amazing prices at your local Wal-Mart.
If you have Medicare, you may not realize how much of your diabetes medications and supplies are actually covered.
Do you need help paying for your diabetes supplies? Here are our top five money-saving tips.
Learn about Symlin, an additional glucose-lowering drug prescribed mainly to type 1 diabetics already taking insulin.
Do you know how to properly care for your insulin?
People without diabetes have a fully automatic system controlling insulin output. We people with diabetes have more of a “manual transmission.”
Unfortunately, insulin has a bad rap. The very mention of it evokes fear and loathing in many people.
A diagnosis of diabetes is no longer a death sentence — due mostly to that healing elixir that mimics a natural substance in our bodies known as insulin.
Overcoming three of the most common reasons why people with diabetes may skip their medications.
Many people continue on the same medications for years on end, without ever thinking to re-evaluate their effectiveness. Bad idea!
Going on insulin doesn't mean you have “really bad” diabetes, or that you are about to go into the hospital, or even kick the bucket.
Remember, diabetes pills don’t lower BG by themselves. You'll still want to be careful what you eat and be active to help lower your BG.
Physical activity and food choices are pillars of diabetes management. But medications provide another powerful tool for lowering your blood glucose.
Many people feel frustrated or even disheartened by interactions with their doctors.