Type 1 Diabetes Ain’t Cheap!

When insulin was discovered in 1921, Canadian researchers sold the patent for a nominal $1 to the University of Toronto in the hopes of making this treatment accessible to all people living with diabetes. More than 100 years later, we’re far from this ideal in the U.S., where the price of insulin has skyrocketed.   … Read more

Larger Federal Budget and New Criteria for Type 1 Diabetes Tax Credit

Increased federal budget for diabetes. The new federal budget of 35 million dollars has just been announced and includes an investment in diabetes over the next 5 years. Additional investments are expected for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, surveillance and prevention.   New criteria for the Type 1 Diabetes Tax Credit People living with T1D may … Read more