How many ccs of insulin should a diabetic take?

Answer On One Hand: What Insulin is Based OnInsulin dosage is based on the weight of the person, as well as how many carbohydrates or sugars are consumed by the diabetic person each day. There are many di... Read More »

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What happens if an insulin dependant diabetic wont take their insulin?

Their sugar will rise progressively in the short term. In the longer term, assuming they avoided coma, they would be at increasing risk of the eye, vascular and renal complications of diabetes.

DIABETES - I am an insulin dep. diabetic going on holiday on Monday should I store my spare insulin in suitcas?

Never put your medications, even the spares, in your checked baggage. Medications need to be hand carried to ensure that you have access to it at all times. If you contaminated you primary insulin... Read More »

Should a diabetic with a stoma be on insulin?

On One Hand: Skipping the Insulin is DangerousNot managing diabetes, including not using prescribed insulin, can be dangerous. Side effects are vast and can include kidney disease, nerve damage and... Read More »

Should You Use Human Insulin or Vetsulin for a Diabetic Dog?

The 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) increased access regulations for disabled people with regard to public transportation, access to public areas and work spaces. This law ensures that ... Read More »