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YAHOO LIFESTYLE: Mother shares the outrageous cost of insulin for her daughter

The problem arose when Doreen Rudolph’s daughter, Nicole, turned 26 last year. The grad school student was no longer covered under her parents’ insurance.

A SWEET LIFE: Why is Insulin So Expensive in America?

I was stuck for many years pushing paperwork in a miserable job that I hated. Why did I stay? Because I needed insurance to afford diabetes test strips, a glucose meter, an insulin pump, all the supplies to make it infuse insulin into my body, and insulin.

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

Researchers say 1 in 4 people with type 1 diabetes go at least 30 days without health coverage.

U.S. NEWS: Insulin Costs Are Skyrocketing. This Is Why

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 30 million Americans have diabetes – representing nearly 10 percent of our population.

THE INQUIRER (PHILADELPHIA): High insulin costs have diabetes patients, doctors scrambling for answers

When his type 1 diabetes patients can’t keep up with the high cost of insulin, Mark Schutta half-jokingly offers a radical solution: Buy an off-season ticket to France.

DIABETES.CO.UK: US government urged to cap soaring insulin costs

The US government is being urged to take action over soaring insulin prices in America.

MEDICAL BAG: AMA: Federal Government Must Tackle Rising Insulin Prices

U.S. officials need to take action to control spiking insulin prices, the American Medical Association (AMA) says.

CW39 HOUSTON: Nearly half of diabetics skimp on treatment due to high insulin cost

Almost half of diabetics in America have cut back on treatment at some point due to the price of insulin hitting new heights.

CBS: Study: Almost half of the diabetics skip medical care due to costs

Almost half of diabetics are cutting back on treatment because of costs, according to a new survey that comes as the skyrocketing price of insulin is prompting lawmakers and physicians to call for more oversight.

MANAGED CARE: Nevada Pushes for Transparency On Diabetes Drug Prices

As rising drug prices became a hot political issue, Yvanna Cancela was looking for a way to make a difference. So early last year, the Nevada state senator introduced a transparency bill that would require drugmakers to report pricing, costs, and rebates—but only concerning diabetes medications.

DIABETES HEALTH: Researchers Examine the Cost of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2017

According to a new study completed by the American Diabetes Association, the total cost of diagnosed diabetes for 2017 was estimated at $327 billion.

CLINICAL ADVISOR: Improving Insulin Access: ADA Public Policy Recommendations

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has issued a public policy statement that outlines long- and short-term recommendations for improving insulin affordability.