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Insulin Injection Resources

Tip sheets on insulin injection best practices

Insulin Injection Resources

We created a series of tip sheets for diabetes educators to use when assisting their patients with understanding how insulin works and teaching proper injection technique, whether using a syringe, pen, or pump for delivery.

 





Understanding Insulin

Understanding Insulin

Gives the basics on insulin and clears up some of the more common myths.

Learning How to Inject Insulin

Learning How to Inject Insulin

For people with diabetes who are just getting started in insulin, it covers the delivery methods and provides injection techniques.


Pro Tips & Tricks

Pro Tips and Tricks

Goes more in-depth on injection techniques.

Insulin Assessment Checklist

Injection Assessement Checklist

Provides diabetes educators with a tool for evaluating patients' injection know-how.

  


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