What Is in Insulin Shots?

Answer Insulin shots are a regular part of the medication routine for people with diabetes. Those who have type 1 diabetes often have to take several insulin shots per day in order to maintain their blood... Read More »

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If you take insulin shots, will your body become dependent on the shots?

You would only be taking insulin shots if your body is no longer producing insulin on its own any longer. If your body is no longer producing insulin, then you need the shots. Your body is not depe... Read More »

What happens if you're not diabetic and you take insulin shots?

Insulin does NOT burn sugar. It helps your body to metabolize sugar, so you can use it for energy.Un-needed insulin shots will lower her blood sugar to a level that can cause coma or death.There ... Read More »

How to Give Insulin Shots?

This article would benefit from step-by-step photos. You can help wikiHow by adding photos to this article. Click here for instructions. Notice added on 2009-05-09.So you have been diagnosed with d... Read More »

What can I do to make insulin shots less painful?

Hi Monica.I feel so bad for your 3 year old. I take 5 shots a day, at least, and sometimes they are painful.You already said that you leave it out a bit to warm it up. I also rotate the syringe in ... Read More »