• IMPRESSIVE NEW TECH: COLOR-CHANGING INK

    Has anyone heard about this impressive new tech: color-changing ink for tattoos? This new tattoo technology can magically monitor your diabetes in real-time. People get tattoos for many different reasons. But a team of MIT researchers has found a calling for tattoo technology. They are using nanoparticles ink to monitor glucose levels in the bloodstream. One of the main problems is continuously monitoring glucose levels. Usually, it involves tiny little pricks on your finger throughout the day. This gives the patient a record of their glucose level at that particular time. There are methods to continuously monitor glucose levels. But generally, it requires injections into the bloodstream. So, the MIT…

  • Should you get a tattoo if you have diabetes?

    SHOULD YOU GET A TATTOO IF YOU ARE DIABETIC

    Should you get a tattoo if you are diabetic? If you have type 2 diabetes there is a risk of infection with open wounds. It’s still possible to get a tattoo, but you must take precautions. You’ve been admiring all the people you see walking around with tattoos. Your friends have them. Their friends have them. Now you are thinking about getting one. Does it mean that getting a tattoo is not for me because I have type 2 diabetes? Someone with diabetes should be able to live just like any other person. Your lifestyle should not be hampered, but you will have to be more cautious. You will have…