"Breakthrough powdered insulin inhaler offers diabetes patients alternative to injections"

"Sam Finta has always been fit and considered himself healthy. Everything changed with a diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes in 1999."

It's a lifelong disease and you have to manage it several hours a day," Finta said.

But that all changed when he became part of a clinical trial for a powdered form of insulin called Afrezza.

Rather than pumps and injections, the drug comes in a little whistle-like device that is inhaled just before mealtime."

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Source- http://www.click2houston.com/health/breakthrough-powdered-insulin-inhaler-offers-diabetes-patients-alternative-to-injections

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