Diabetes Supplies Art

Art created using diabetes supplies: insulin syringes, insulin pump infusion sets, blood sugar test strips, insulin vials, etc.

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Comment by Kseniya on August 12, 2008 at 8:02am
Day 45.jpg

and here is another one...
This is how some people learned to give insulin injections. We didn't though. My husband and I had to give each other saline shots at the hospital, before they would release our daughter.
Comment by Kseniya on August 12, 2008 at 7:55am
Day 27.jpg

Here is my Week 2 entry :-)
Comment by Noah B. on August 12, 2008 at 6:08am

Comment by Manny Hernandez on August 11, 2008 at 9:59pm
The winners for week 1 have been published here.

Thanks to everyone who submitted their pieces!
Comment by Julie on August 11, 2008 at 6:32pm
which art project won?
Comment by Manny Hernandez on August 8, 2008 at 7:57pm
Indeed, Sara.
Comment by Sara on August 7, 2008 at 10:36pm

Comment by JDavid on August 7, 2008 at 5:54pm
OH, that one with a needle with a drop of insulin on the end and vial of Humalog with the PURPLE cap in the background reminds me when I took a BASAL size dose of Humalog by mistake. I realized it as soon as I went to lay the needle down on the nightstand what I had just done. I wrote down on a card what I took, my normal doses, carb ratios etc and what I ingested and when, (to counter the humalog over-dose). I then called a friend to tell him what I did and to call me back in 2hrs, and If I did not answer my cell to just call 911.

I was 1200 miles from home. When I got back home I requessted a switch to Humalog pens so I would not make THAT mistake

(*&*( GOMER
Comment by Jeff on August 7, 2008 at 5:40pm

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