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This video does not count for this week's Making Sense of Diabetes, but I wanted to get this out there, since it reflects my personal view about the smell of diabetes... specifically the smell of insulin.

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Comment by lane jaeckle santos on October 27, 2009 at 1:13pm
I personally think it smells like cheap shoes people buy at Payless and the like.

My husband was on an airplane once and woke up to the smell of insulin (because he is used to it from me). The man next to him was a T1 and was giving an injection. LOL!
Comment by Mike S. on October 27, 2009 at 10:26am
Yep! It smells like a hospital.
Comment by George Simmons on October 26, 2009 at 9:53am
LOL I loved Cherise at the end! But just that medicinal yuck smell. Bandaids do come close though.
Comment by Teena on October 26, 2009 at 8:33am
Smells like the laboratories in hospitals...
Comment by Lorraine on October 26, 2009 at 7:57am
Again, I'm smiling to see all the faces there!
Comment by Kristin on October 26, 2009 at 5:55am
Smells like hospitals...

I once spilled a whole vial of insulin on my jeans and had to go to class. Everyone said that it smelled like a hospital.

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