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Insurance HELP PLEASE!!!!!

So, I have been using Liberty Medical to get my pump supplies and Dexcom supplies for the last 14 months. My insurance has paid 100%. I've…

Started by PumpGirl

7 yesterday
Reply by Susan Van Abs

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

Onetouch monopoly?

I have 2 different prescription plans. Last year one of them declared they will only cover onetouch strips. starting next year (tomorrow) m…

Started by Sam

17 Jan 1
Reply by artwoman

Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ and Humulin R U-500

I recently switched companies at work and the new company has us signing up for insurance through healthcare.gov. I went with Horizon BCBS…

Started by roddog65

2 Dec 24, 2014
Reply by brboyer

Differences in diabetic supplies

My insurance company just sent a 2015 update on what medicines they will cover and other changes in the current policy. I am on Humalog rig…

Started by sdkate

14 Dec 20, 2014
Reply by jims

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Information

Open Enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplaces starts November 15, 2014, and lasts until February 15, 2015. During this time, individ…

Started by Emily Coles

0 Nov 11, 2014

Test Strips Covered by Health Insurance Problem

Hi Everyone! I am having a problem getting test strips covered by my health insurance and I was hoping someone might have some advice for m…

Started by Lauren

4 Nov 4, 2014
Reply by Sam

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

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