DiscoverTaking Control Of Your Diabetes - The Podcast!#6 - New Options for Basal and Bolus Insulins
#6 - New Options for Basal and Bolus Insulins

#6 - New Options for Basal and Bolus Insulins

Update: 2022-06-27
Share

Description

TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR DIABETES – THE PODCAST! ...With Expert Endocrinologists Living with T1D, Drs. Steven V. Edelman & Jeremy Pettus


New Options for Basal and Bolus Insulin


Questions We’ll Cover in This Episode:
•  How does the body operate when it makes insulin (someone without diabetes?) How does this differ from someone with diabetes?

•  How does injectable insulin differ from insulin produced in the body?

•  How do I titrate my insulin dose?

•  What is basal insulin and how does it work?

•  What has been the progression of developing new basal insulins from standard to long-acting?

•  How do I know if I need to adjust my basal insulin dose? 

•  What is bolus insulin? What is prandial insulin?

•  What has been the progression of developing new bolus insulins from standard  to fast-acting?

•  What’s going on with inhaled insulin? 

•  How do I adjust insulin around meals? What are common patterns you, as doctors, see around glucose levels and meals?


Medications Mentioned...

Long Acting Basal Insulins: Toujeo, Tresiba

Fast-Acting Bolus Insulins: Fiasp, Lyumjev 

Inhaled Insulin: Afrezza

Lecture on inhaled and fast-acting insulins: https://tcoyd.org/vv-t1d-medications/#mVsSo9IpvS0

Free Dexcom CGM Trial: https://www.dexcom.com/en-CA/hello-dexcom-join-trial

Free Abbott FreeStyle Libre CGM Trial: https://www.freestyle.abbott/us-en/myfreestyle.html

**Tune in for 2 new episodes each month! Like what you hear and want to help us grow? Please rate and review this podcast so we can reach more people living with diabetes!**


★ Support this podcast ★
Comments 
00:00
00:00
x

0.5x

0.8x

1.0x

1.25x

1.5x

2.0x

3.0x

Sleep Timer

Off

End of Episode

5 Minutes

10 Minutes

15 Minutes

30 Minutes

45 Minutes

60 Minutes

120 Minutes

#6 - New Options for Basal and Bolus Insulins

#6 - New Options for Basal and Bolus Insulins

Taking Control Of Your Diabetes