Using Your Medications Safely
Watch how the food you eat causes your blood glucose levels to rise and learn why you may need diabetes medication.
Learn the importance of preparing a sick-day plan, and how to manage the symptoms of low blood glucose, or hypoglycemia.
All people with type 1 diabetes, and some people with type 2 diabetes, need to take insulin to control their blood sugar levels. This step-by-step demonstration of how to take insulin by syringe or pen teaches easy and pain-free ways to inject insulin. Also includes tips on storage, preparation, and sharps disposal.