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'It comes down to pure greed': Insulin prices double, causing many diabetics to turn to extremes

Mindi Patterson’s family pays nearly $1,000 each month for insulin. Her husband, Roc, 47, and her two sons, 19-year-old Pierce and 14-year-old Martin,  all have Type 1 diabetes and need insulin to survive. But the medicine they so desperately depend on comes at a hefty price. The family pays between $300 and $400 a person in out-of-pocket costs on insulin each month.  Read more....

 

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