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Insulin Therapy Center

Insulin Therapy for Diabetes: Diabetes in Control answers key questions about the uses and challenges of insulin in diabetes management, including:
– How insulin is used to treat diabetes
– How/when a healthcare professional should consider insulin therapy for diabetes patients
– What a healthcare professional needs to know about making insulin therapy safe and effective

Imperium: World’s First Instant Insulin Patch

Unilife Corporation has launched the world’s first instant insulin patch, Imperium. Imperium is a prefilled, preassembled, multi-day wearable insulin pump for continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion and on-demand bolus delivery through the push of a button. It is equipped with Bluetooth connectivity to wirelessly connect with smartphone apps for patient reminders …

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Modifications of Preprandial or ISA Regimens to Accommodate Gastroparesis – Part 10

Diabetes Solution Richard K. Bernstein, MD, FACE, FACN, FACCWS Part 10 Chapter 22 Gastroparesis Modifications of Preprandial or ISA Regimens to Accommodate Gastroparesis It takes a while for your physician to select and fine-tune a program to improve stomach-emptying. In the meantime, it’s possible to reduce the frequency and severity …

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Difference in Treatment Satisfaction Between Long- versus Intermediate-Acting Basal Insulin in Combination with Oral Antidiabetic Agents

New research has suggested medication combination can optimize patients’ quality of life… Neural protamine Hagedorn (NPH) is an intermediate insulin that reduces blood glucose levels. Its peak in activity is at 4-6 hours after administration and duration of action is between 12-16 hours. Glargine duration of action is prolonged to …

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