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RE: coverage of CGM's

Now hopefully, I can attach the article, but in a nutshell it said that 75% of healthcare spending on diabetes is related to treatment for…

Started by artwoman

56 on Saturday
Reply by Natalie ._c-

Relion test strips: An example of how WE, the healthcare consumer, are the problem

Warning: This is a bit of a soapbox, a somewhat volatile issue, and there are political elements to it. If you aren't interested in the man…

Started by Dave

83 Feb 25
Reply by Mike Ratrie

boycott

I've mentioned this idea several times. Now I'm going to put my money where my mouth is. I am no longer going to depend on my insurance for…

Started by Sam

36 Feb 18
Reply by MikeStarrWriter

Prescription insulin

Something I've always wondered about; why do some insulin require a prescription to buy and some others do not? Humalog, novolog, lantus an…

Started by Oldspook

32 Feb 16
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Cost of sensors

I'm calculating which coverage options to choose at a new job and I'm also thinking of pursuing using a sensor (stuck between the familiari…

Started by Damon

4 Jan 27
Reply by jjm335

Be in control with Humulin-R and -N

We are blessed to have a new member, Dyepez09, who needs help from this community in getting dialed in with good control using Relion R and…

Started by Dave

15 Jan 17
Reply by Michele H

Cheap prescription supplies online?

Hi all, I have been in the USA a couple of years now. Back home in Britain we have the NHS so it's been hard learning about the private hea…

Started by overthinker

5 Dec 18, 2014
Reply by overthinker

#PriceCheck: When diabetes test strips are too expensive

#PriceCheck: When diabetes test strips are too expensive Article by Rebecca Plevin in 89.3 KPPC, Southern California Public Radio Through…

Started by Emily Coles

2 Oct 24, 2014
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Cost of Dexcom per year

So apparently there is no upgrade from the Ping to the Vibe at this time in Canada (I spoke to Animas last week). I got a quote on the stan…

Started by Jen

4 Oct 16, 2014
Reply by Jen

Help ! How to pay for expensive pump! After insurance, co-pay $5000!

Pennsylvania, USA. Do Type one diabetics qualify for medical assistance? My 21-year-old (diabetic since 13) expressed interest in using an…

Started by Linda M. Jones

11 Aug 20, 2014
Reply by Alyssa

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