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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

32 13 hours ago
Reply by Sam

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

Grrr... Strips for Medtronic Paired Glucose Meter no Longer covered by my insurance

I use the Bayer Contour Next link glucometer that was provided with my new Medtronic 530g pump in late 2013.My insurance company is Medical…

Started by Brunetta

8 Sep 16, 2014
Reply by acidrock23

Has Obamacare Changed anything for Insurance?

Hi everyone! Forgive me if this has already been hit on as a topic. Because of the new laws with insurance, my folks have informed me that…

Started by Captain

10 Sep 12, 2014
Reply by bjm2363

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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