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Affording Treatment

Diabetes care can be expensive, from daily supplies to glucose monitoring technology to medications to clinical care visits. The good news is there are a number of ways to afford treatment when living with diabetes, whether you are navigating a health insurance plan or paying out of pocket.

We bring you tips on saving money, navigating private insurance, workplace benefits, and Medicare, in addition to information about discounts on the drugs and devices that you use.

What's new

FDA Approval, One Drop, test strips, diabetes, One Drop Chrome meter

One Drop Premium and Bluetooth-enabled Chrome meter available in US and EU, as well as 24/7 in-app support Continue Reading »

insurance, medical, health, medicaire, medicaid, health plans, marketplace

What to look for when comparing plans in the insurance marketplace Continue Reading »

A run-down on insurance and other payment assistance programs for medical services and prescription medicines  Continue Reading »

TCOYD’s CGM Medicare Appeals Assistance Program may be able to help! Continue Reading »

Afrezza, insulin, diabetes, inhalable insulin

MannKind has re-launched the inhaled mealtime insulin, Afrezza, alongside new initiatives to promote the product Continue Reading »

A standing ovation for Dr. Margaret Powers at ADA last monthr Dr. Margaret Powers at ADA last month. Continue Reading »

Understanding the UnitedHealthcare/Medtronic partnership in the context of the Affordable Care Act.  Continue Reading »