Tag Archives: Nadia Al-Samarrie

AskNadia: Am I Being Lied to About Lancets and Hepatitis

Dear Nadia,

I’ve used a lancet drum with six lancets that I was told to reuse. I’ve had the same drum for probably three years. It’s dull, and I need to change it. My fingers are sore. I’ve never even

AskNadia: Asked to Leave Restaurant for Openly Injecting Insulin

Dear Nadia:
 
I was at a restaurant. After we’d ordered, I tested and dosed. I received a hostile look from a lady at another table. I smiled and said, “I could drop my trousers and inject in my butt, if

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: American Heart Association Requests Medicare Offer Telehealth Coverage

 

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The American Heart Association (AHA) recently issued a statement advocating for Medicare to begin coverage of cardiovascular disease telehealth services. The recommendation encourages Medicare to …

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Food Supplement Could Treat Rare Disease

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A new study recently found that a popular food supplement could reduce the effects of Familial Dysautonomia(FD). Researchers from Tel Aviv University studied neuron degeneration caused by …

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Lubiprostone Acts as Effective Constipation Treatment in Diabetes

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A new study has found that lubiprostone is an effective and safe way to treat chronic constipation in diabetes. This medication can decrease colonic transit time and …

Diabetes Health in The News: Strength Training is the Best Workout for Women

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A recent study published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise identified strength training as one of the best workouts for women. Strength training has been …