June 1, 2020
John Anderson, MD, discusses COVID-19 and diabetes care in this Alliance for Patient Access interview. Read Interview
March 30, 2020
I have been a doctor for 35 years and I have seen a lot of crises. But I have never seen the country’s health care resources strained the way they are right now.
January 9, 2020
An updated label from the Food and Drug Administration now discourages pharmacies from dividing prepackaged cartons into individual pens before distributing.
October 5, 2019
A new report from the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review says oral semaglutide treatment for people with Type 2 diabetes isn’t cost effective.
October 4, 2019
Just one thing stands between some Type 2 diabetes patients and disease management: a dislike of needles.
August 15, 2019
People living with diabetes might soon have better access to care thanks to an unlikely source: the Internal Revenue Service.
March 20, 2019
It happened again just last week. A patient cried as she explained to me that she can’t afford the out-of-pocket cost of her medicine.
November 14, 2018
A new white paper from the Congressional Diabetes Caucus reinforces what patients and advocates know all too well — the insulin pricing system is too complicated, the negotiations are too secretive and the cost for patients is too high.
September 18, 2018
In Arkansas, 4,300 fewer people have health insurance through the state’s Medicaid program this week. Another 5,000 could face a similar fate next month. Why? They failed to meet the state’s Medicaid work requirements.
September 14, 2018
Medicaid’s efforts to save a buck could cost diabetes patients in a big way.