Seriously, can’t Johnson and Johnson make me some Neosporin with some insulin in suspension in it? The benefits for type1 and type 2 diabetics would be huge.
I’ve always believed that high blood sugars inhibit the healing of wounds, and even went down to Loma Linda in the early 90’s to discuss someone doing a study on suspending insulin in a topical solution so that diabetics could use it for would care. Of course, nothing’s ever come from it, but I’d still like to see someone build this product for diabetics everywhere.
Here are a few studies that back me up on the slow wound healing being tied to high glucose levels.
Here are a couple of articles that say I’m full of crap…