Diabetes Advocacy

Public Advocacy The Public Advocacy sub-category is intended for conversations about social and political advocacy for people with diabetes. This includes lobbying for better Medicare coverage of diabetes-related medications and supplies, working against diabetes-related stigma and discrimination, encouraging FDA and other regulatory organizations to fast-track diabetes-related decisions, and more. Self Advocacy The Self Advocacy sub-category is intended for topics like: talking with your doctor, finding good health care providers, advocating to get our diabetes-related needs and rights respected at school and work, communicating with insurance companies to get our medical needs covered, and how to talk with friends and family members about our diabetes.
About the Diabetes Advocacy category [Diabetes Advocacy] (1)
Focus on access: Elizabeth Pfiester, Founder of t1international [Diabetes Advocacy] (2)
Focus on access: Charity Shuster-Gormley [Diabetes Advocacy] (1)
Drivers license and diabetes ( 2 3 ) [Diabetes Advocacy] (43)
Focus on Access, content series from Beyond Type 1 [Diabetes Advocacy] (5)
US residents pay $373 for 1 vial of Lantus; rest of developed world pays $62 ( 2 3 4 ) [Public Advocacy] (64)
CVS will enforce 3x/day Medicare test strip limit ( 2 ) [Public Advocacy] (26)
Pharma execs testify before senate on high drug prices ( 2 ) [Diabetes Advocacy] (21)
2018 JDRF Revenue and Expenses Overview [Self Advocacy] (2)
Insulin manufacturers called on to explain skyrocketing prices [Diabetes Advocacy] (8)
Saving t1d lives in Bolivia [Diabetes Advocacy] (2)
Congressman introduces “Insulin access for all act” for Medicaid and Medicare beneficiaries [Diabetes Advocacy] (3)
Life, Death and Insulin [Diabetes Advocacy] (5)
Paying for insulin with Medicare ( 2 ) [Public Advocacy] (28)
Mass Health (MaHealth) covering insulin for pump? Medicare is my primary [Self Advocacy] (5)
People are dying from insulin rationing – even tv dramas are talking about it ( 2 ) [Diabetes Advocacy] (34)
Insulin prices far outweigh production costs [Diabetes Advocacy] (2)
Essential Oils - I was a skeptic until [Self Advocacy] (4)
1 in 4 pwds cut back their insulin doses ( 2 ) [Public Advocacy] (24)
Insulin: Concierge Medication or Human Right? ( 2 ) [Public Advocacy] (21)
Anyone on Vanguard Insurance? [Diabetes Advocacy] (3)
Insurance coverage interruptions linked to health issues for people with diabetes [Diabetes Advocacy] (1)
The Dumb (And Sometimes Funny) Things People Say to Diabetics ( 2 3 ) [Self Advocacy] (59)
Resources for Test Strips? [Public Advocacy] (3)
Lilly's helpline to assist people who need help paying for their insulin [Public Advocacy] (1)
Durable Medical Equipment Suppliers & Medicaid [Diabetes Advocacy] (4)
Is someone following #AffordableMedsNow [Public Advocacy] (2)
Why does my health insurer sabotage my efforts to manage my diabetes? [Diabetes Advocacy] (1)
Rising Drug Prices [Diabetes Advocacy] (3)
Supporting Guatemala [Public Advocacy] (1)