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12/11/18
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Insulin Manufacturers and PBMs Testify Before Congress


The hearing was contentious throughout, with House members grilling both the manufacturers and the PBM representatives about the reasons for high costs.READ MORE

HALF-PRICE GENERIC OF HUMALOG INSULIN LAUNCHED BY LILLY


On Monday, March 4, Lilly Diabetes announced in a press release that an authorized generic version of Humalog insulin will be available in United States pharmacies for half the list price of Humalog.READ MORE

Research Shows Fridges Might Be Destroying Insulin


A 16-month study has shown that 79% of insulin is kept at temperatures outside of the recommended range. Insulin stored in the fridge is at a much higher risk. READ MORE

How much does it cost to produce insulin?


A recent study sets prices for the future of biosimilars.READ MORE

The Deductible Problem


Over the past two decades, deductibles have been steadily rising and a greater percentage of Americans have been enrolling in high deductible health plans.READ MORE

New Study Reveals the Power of the Diabetes Online Community


You may know the power of the diabetes online community, but does your doctor? Do experts understand what it really means when community members build relationships through social media in the #DOC?READ MORE

Introducing Francine Kaufman: Newest Member of Science Advisory Council


Meet Francine Kaufman M.D., the newest member of the Beyond Type 1 Science Advisory Council! Dr. Kaufman recently spoke with Beyond Type 1 about her history of treating diabetes, her work abroad, the global diabetes landscape, and the future of T1D.READ MORE

FDA Commissioner Makes Statement on Insulin Pricing


In December 2018, the United States FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., released a statement detailing a handful of new guidances designed to increase competition and bring down prices across the insulin market. The changes are slated to take effect in 2020.READ MORE

All About DANA – Diabetes Technology on Tap


The Diabetes Advanced Network Access (DANA) app provides an innovative way for diabetes educators to find information regarding products and other apps that they can readily provide to patients.READ MORE