AskNadia: Skin Reaction to Levemir Insulin

Dear Nadia,

I injected Levemir insulin and now I have a ball. Is that normal? It itches as well.

Michelle

Dear Michelle,

Skin reactions to insulin injection are not new. Since the advent of insulin in 1922, people taking injections …

Diabetes Health in the News: Increased Iron Linked to Gestational Diabetes

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Researchers from the University of Sydney’s Kolling Institute of Medical Research recently found that pregnant women with elevated iron levels are at a greater risk of developing gestational diabetes. This finding came after studying …

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Eating Vegetables Prevents Glaucoma

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A new study completed by a team at Harvard Medical School has found that eating green leafy vegetables every day could lessen the risk of developing glaucoma. This risk could be reduced by 20%-30% when …

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