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Insulin and how to use it safely

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30 Minutes

Insulin and how to use it safely

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  1. What is insulin? (4 Minutes)
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  3. Blood glucose levels (7 Minutes)
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  5. Types of insulin (2 Minutes)
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  7. Taking insulin (6 Minutes)
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  9. Storing insulin (2 Minutes)
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  11. Important things to keep in mind (3 Minutes)
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COURSE Contributors

Prof João Filipe Raposo

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Sue McLaughlin

USA

Heather Koga

Zimbabwe

Buyelwa Majikela-Dlangamandla

South Africa

Candice Ward

United Kingdom

Xangô Bimont

Belgium

Sameer Pathan

Belgium

Lorenzo Piemonte

Belgium

Phil Riley

Belgium

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