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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.

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The dangers of competitive bidding for diabetes care and what you can do. Plus, win a year’s worth of any brand of test strips! Continue Reading »

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Kelly on the shocking new data just released on diabetes costs and what we can do about it. Continue Reading »

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