Is Insulin Right for You?

If you have type 2 diabetes, you have more options to control blood sugar than ever before.

12 Myths About Insulin and Type 2 Diabetes

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Insulin is difficult to take

Gone are the days when insulin injections were bulky, conspicuous, and difficult to administer.

“Today, insulin comes in pen injectors that are easy to carry with you, don’t require refrigeration, and can be used discreetly, often just once a day,” Dr. Crandall says.

“There are a large variety of insulin and insulin regimens that are much more convenient than they used to be,” she adds.

Next: Oral medications are better than insulin

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