HEALTHLINE: The High Cost of ‘Insurance Gaps’ If you Have Diabetes

By Ginger Vieira

Researchers say 1 in 4 people with type 1 diabetes go at least 30 days without health coverage. That gap can be damaging financially and physically.

Living well with type 1 diabetes requires a great deal more than a healthy diet and some regular exercise.

Type 1 diabetes is an unpreventable autoimmune type of diabetes that causes a person to no longer produce insulin, the hormone all mammals need in order to stay alive.

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