Advantages of Using an Insulin Pump

Some advantages of using an insulin pump injections are:

  • Using an insulin pump means eliminating individual insulin injections
  • Insulin pumps deliver insulin more accurately than injections
  • Insulin pumps often improve A1C
  • Using an insulin pump usually results in fewer large swings in your blood glucose
  • Using an insulin pump makes delivery of bolus insulin easier 
  • Insulin pumps allow you to be flexible about when and what you eat
  • Using an insulin pump reduces severe low blood glucose episodes
  • Using an insulin pump eliminates unpredictable effects of intermediate- or long-acting insulin
  • Insulin pumps allow you to exercise without having to eat large amounts of carbohydrate






Clinics & Services

We have three strategically located clinics in Joburg & surrounds and a full range of specialist diabetes services.

Pregnancy and Diabetes

Why every pregnant woman should take note of diabetes and what precautions should be taken.