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Diabetes and Exercise: What To Know

Hi I’m Ansley and I’m here today to talk about activity and blood sugar. If you have diabetes, you’re probably tired of people telling you how important it is to exercise—but here’s the deal, exercise is good for your body for lots of reasons. It lowers your blood pressure, it can help you lose weight…

By Jose Scott November 13, 2019 3

[POV] Insulin Syringe Injection (abdomen)

Before starting, wash your hands. For cloudy insulins like NPH, roll or shake the vial first. For a new vial, take off the protective cap and swab with alcohol. Remove the syringe’s protective caps. Using the syringe’s thumb rest, pull down your prescribed dose to fill your syringe with air. Holding the syringe like a…

By Jose Scott November 11, 2019 0

Skipping Drugs She Can’t Afford

I’m Saundra DeAnne Johnson and I was dually diagnosed with congestive heart failure and type two diabetes, but I’ve been very lucky. I’ve been able to get treatment and live with it. (humming) (medical apparatus clicking) I’m on two different kinds of insulin and I’m on a non-insulin medicine for my diabetes. … (whispering) four,…

By Jose Scott November 9, 2019 0