With the price of insulin soaring, more and more people with diabetes are struggling to afford their life-saving medication.
If this sounds like you or someone you love, Rep. Mary Edly-Allen wants you to know about programs to help you cover the cost.
The American Diabetes Association is highlighting programs offering immediate assistance from three insulin manufacturers at insulinhelp.org.
Edly-Allen urges those who cannot afford life-saving insulin to visit this website and follow the simple steps to learn their options.
Insulin is a matter of life and death for millions of people with diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. This includes everyone with Type 1 diabetes. The price of insulin nearly tripled between 2002 and 2013, and it must be taken every day.