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More MS news articles for November 2003

At-Home Sharps Disposal Causes Concern

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=14614381&dopt=Abstract

Home Healthc Nurse. 2003 Nov;21(11):722-723

With more patients managing their health at home, communities are seeing an increase in "at-home" sharps usage.Approximately 2 billion injections per year are self-administered by people with diabetes and patients receiving home healthcare treatment for allergies, infertility, multiple sclerosis, migraines, etc.