How much does the amount of waste produced from diabetes supplies impact your choice of treatment?
It doesn’t impact our decision at all.
I do think about it, but it doesn’t make me change my mind.
It makes me think a lot about which treatment to use.
I won’t change my treatment, but I wish there were less waste.
Reducing our impact on the environment is important, but having diabetes means we generate some medical waste. We celebrate increased access to diabetes technology, but the amount of plastic and packaging waste as a result also increases dramatically.
Read more about reducing diabetes waste in this Clinical Article.