Fluid Flow

The super small size of nanotubes allows them to pierce the skin painlessly (always a plus), especially for people who have to check their blood several times a day, such as Type II diabetes patients.

TheraFuse, Inc., is an emerging technology company that designs and develops infusion systems for delivering pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical liquids. Since 2001, TheraFuse has created products that measure various fluid flow rates during therapeutic drug infusion (e.g., very low insulin infusion rates for newborns to very high infusion rates needed for clinical intravenous drug delivery). Currently, the Vista, California, company is creating a skin patch for diabetic use. By using nanostraws to draw blood and check glucose levels and then inject insulin when needed, the diabetic patch will make the mechanics of the disease a lot easier, especially for children.

Supplements For Diabetics

Supplements For Diabetics

All you need is a proper diet of fresh fruits and vegetables and get plenty of exercise and you'll be fine. Ever heard those words from your doctor? If that's all heshe recommends then you're missing out an important ingredient for health that he's not telling you. Fact is that you can adhere to the strictest diet, watch everything you eat and get the exercise of amarathon runner and still come down with diabetic complications. Diet, exercise and standard drug treatments simply aren't enough to help keep your diabetes under control.

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