Look at the dark pink areas on these pictures to find areas of the body
where insulin is injected. Inject insulin into:
Slightly change the injection spot each time you inject
insulin. Using the same spot every time can form bumps or pits in the skin. For
instance, use the right upper arm 5 times in different places, then use the
left upper arm in 5 places.
July 19, 2011
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Rhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator
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