CSSI was introduced 25 years ago by workers at Guy's Hospital in London, and now the development of more reliable and more sophisticated pumps brings distinct advantages in specific indications to approximately 2 to 5% of those with Type 1 diabetes. A small improvement in overall diabetic control compared with optimised injection regimens can be achieved without necessarily aggravating or indeed actually reducing problems from hypoglycaemia. CSSI is not suitable for those with psychological or psychiatric problems.
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All you need is a proper diet of fresh fruits and vegetables and get plenty of exercise and you'll be fine. Ever heard those words from your doctor? If that's all heshe recommends then you're missing out an important ingredient for health that he's not telling you. Fact is that you can adhere to the strictest diet, watch everything you eat and get the exercise of amarathon runner and still come down with diabetic complications. Diet, exercise and standard drug treatments simply aren't enough to help keep your diabetes under control.