Insulin Resistance, Pump and Cost

Insulin Resistant

Insulin Resistant

Insulin is a hormone used and created by the pancreas and to be insulin resistant is a condition where the body does not or cannot use the insulin properly. Insulin is an extremely important hormone that helps the body use the glucose as energy. Glucose is a form of sugar that gets broken down in […]

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Insulin Pens

Insulin Pens

If you are a type 2 diabetic, you are likely already aware of insulin pens and what they can do for you and your blood sugar levels when you need it for a dose. For some people, the lantus solostar insulin needles and pens are used when they are on the go, traveling or away from […]

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Insulin

Insulin

Insulin is both a hormone, and a protein.  Islet cells within a person’s pancreas are responsible for making insulin.  This organ lies right behind your stomach and it has other functions other than being an insulin factory.  The pancreas can make digestive enzymes as well as other hormones needed by our bodies.  When we eat, […]

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