With the high cost of treating diabetes, it is not uncommon for a diabetic to ask for assistance in paying for medication. Resources are available to help those without insurance and for those in financial need.
On a day-to-day basis, I don’t think of myself as unhealthy or ponder a shorter life expectancy because of my diabetes. I’m active, eat well, and feel good most of the time. However, as I’m approaching my mid-thirties (how’d that happen?!) and planning for the future, I’ve been faced with the way the…