All Discussions Tagged 'Injection' (7)

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How to do a Gluteal Self-Injection

I've been trying expand the areas where I inject insulin for my MDI regime. The big problem I am having is my basal injections which I take…

Started by Brian (bsc)

27 Aug 17
Reply by David (dns)

Levemir - Injection timing

Hello everyone, I was curious about the injection timing of Levemir. I am taking a vacation from my pump and am trying to figure out(for my…

Started by Tumeto

11 Jun 17
Reply by Tumeto

Proper Pinch for Pen Injection - What is your Technique?

When I used syringes, I had pretty good luck doing a simple pinch of flesh at my abdomen and injecting at 45 degrees. After I moved to the…

Started by Brian (bsc)

5 May 1, 2013
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Injection Sites (Fat Pockets, Bruising..)

Hi everyone! Can you please share your experience and/or any tips and tricks on injecting insulin? My abdomen is covered with bruises and I…

Started by Dianne

18 Feb 3, 2013
Reply by Howie767

Insulin Build up anyone?

Ive been diabetic for 18 years, i was 11 months old when i was diagnosed, now I'm 19. When i was little, for about 6-7years i did my needle…

Started by GummyBearSteff

8 May 29, 2012
Reply by Brunetta

ABC's "Missing" Missing Something About Type 1 DM!

Anyone catch tonight's episode of ABC's new show Missing? I did, and needless to say, I was not a happy camper. And I am NOT talking about…

Started by AngelaC

13 Apr 28, 2012

Are air bubbles harmful?

I was wondering about the air that goes into the body when injecting insulin or when using the pump, we do our best to remove it before inj…

Started by Ahmad

5 Dec 16, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

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