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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
Reply by Alyssa

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

53 Jul 26
Reply by artwoman

Monthly Medical Costs and Insurance Options

So, I already signed up for medical coverage with through the Covered California website and selected Blue Shield of California. I put toge…

Started by DFresh

0 Jun 18

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

14 Jan 27
Reply by merianb

How much does your insulin cost?

Hi all,I'm a diabetes educator. I started someone on a pump today. She has to pay for her insulin, then get reimbursed. Two vials of Humalo…

Started by Joy Pape

54 Dec 20, 2013
Reply by A. Barney

2014 Assistance Programs to Help Afford Insulin + Diabetic Supplies

Hello - Yesterday I posted (desperate plea) for MEDICAL advice on switching from Lantus to a cheaper insulin type, and since people seem to…

Started by alexmac

8 Dec 14, 2013
Reply by rsagall

American Diabetes Association Releases New Research Estimating Annual Cost of Diabetes at $245 billion

The American Diabetes Association (Association) released new research todayestimating the total costs of diagnosed diabetes have risen to $…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

0 Mar 8, 2013

Edgepark Medical?

Hi Everyone! I'm sending a shout out to all here who have encountered Edgepark Medical and the usurious/overpricing of their diabetes suppl…

Started by Julie Ann h

16 Dec 13, 2012
Reply by Laddie

Help? My insurance dumped Lantus and Novolog out of its formulary!

UPDATE: Part of my terror about this insulin coverage change was the fact that I wasn't sure if I would be eligible for unemployment insura…

Started by LaGuitariste

72 Jan 31, 2012
Reply by Jeannie Wagner

The mind-boggling calculations are in...

OK -- after spending another couple of hours on the Group Health web-site and on the phone for an hour with Customer Service, here's what m…

Started by LaGuitariste

2 Jan 31, 2012
Reply by LaGuitariste

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