Colorado Becomes First State To Put Cap On Rising Insulin PricesColorado Governor Jared Polis signed legislation Wednesday capping co-payments on insulin for Americans with private insurance at $100 per month. That ceiling is way under the typical cost of the medicine, which can range from $600 to $900 per month.
Eli Lilly's Half-Price Insulin Goes On Sale, But Critics Say It's Still Too CostlyEli Lilly's lower-cost version of its Humalog insulin still costs much more than insulin sold outside the U.S.
Insulin Cost Relief Uncertain Amid Budget Showdown At CapitolIf there is no agreement by next Monday the legislature will have to go into special session to avoid a state government shutdown July 1.
'Insulin Is Air': Diabetics Rally At Capitol To Combat Rising Insulin CostsA House committee approved a bill today that lets the state cap the cost for the diabetes medication.
'These Folks Can Literally Not Afford Their Lives': Keith Ellison Goes After Drug ManufacturersMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison wants to lower the price of prescription drugs, and he is hoping a new citizens task force will help make that happen.
'It Is Our Life Support': Diabetics, Families Meet With Lawmakers Amid Skyrocketing Insulin PricesA two-week supply of insulin for diabetic Quinn Nystrom can cost anywhere from $300 to $400 per vial.
Rally At State Capitol Calls For Lower Insulin CostsOn the steps of the Capitol is not where Nicole Smith Holt imagined she'd be a year ago. She envisioned being with her son Alec on the eve of Mother's Day.
Group Plans Rally Over Insulin Costs At State CapitolA Saturday rally planned at the state Capitol aims to call attention to the soaring cost of diabetes drugs.
Diet Soda, Sweeteners Can Still Cause Diabetes, Study FindsA study of rats has revealed that artificial sweeteners, commonly used in zero-calorie sodas, actually did as much harm to the body as a high-sugar diet.
Quiz: Do You Have Pre-Diabetes?More than 30 million Americans are living with diabetes. However, another roughly 84 million adults have pre-diabetes.
Klobuchar Aims To Lower Cost Of Insulin For Minnesotans With DiabetesSenator Amy Klobuchar is discussing ways to bring down the cost of prescription drugs for people dealing with diabetes.
Teen Creates Fashionable, Durable Diabetes TapeA University of St. Thomas freshman is not waiting for her college degree to pave her own career path.
GRADE: U Of M Study On Type 2 DiabetesEsme Murphy spoke Sunday with Dr. Elizabeth Seaquist, a University of Minnesota researcher, about the GRADE study on type 2 diabetes.
'U' Needs Type 2 Diabetes Sufferers For GRADE StudyGood news for some locals who suffer from a common chronic disease.
HCMC Using Hyperbaric Chamber To Treat DiabetesA new study shows diabetes is skyrocketing around the world. Researchers say cases have quadrupled in the past three decades.