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Podder Talk — Arden’s Day and The Juicebox Podcast – Parents Article

Arden’s Day is a type I diabetes care giver blog written by author Scott Benner. Scott has been a stay-at-home dad since 2000, he is the author of the award winning parenting memoir, ‘Life Is Short, Laundry Is Eternal’. Arden’s Day is an honest and transparent look at life with diabetes – since 2007.type I diabetes, parent of type I child, diabetes Blog, OmniPod, DexCom, insulin pump, CGM, continuous glucose monitor, Arden, Arden’s Day, Scott Benner, JDRF, diabetes, juvenile diabetes, daddy…

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Sanofi Insulin Pricing Program — Arden’s Day and The Juicebox Podcast – Parents Article

People exposed to high out-of-pocket prices at the pharmacy counter can participate in the Insulins Valyou Savings Program regardless of income level. This includes those who are paying high retail prices for their insulin and those who don’t qualify for other patient assistance programs.  Under current government regulations, pharmaceutical companies cannot offer this type of program to patients insured under Medicare, Medicaid, or similar federal or state programs, though Sanofi supports changing rules to expand this access program to all those…

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Insulin Was First Used to Treat Diabetes — Arden’s Day and The Juicebox Podcast – Parents Article

Two months later, on May 22, 1922, Prof. Macleod delivered a paper on the U of T team’s findings to the American Association of Medical Physicists in Washington, D.C. and got a standing ovation. Macleod used the term “insulin” to describe the extract. According to the Canadian Encyclopedia, “in the eyes of most of the world,” this was considered the announcement of insulin. The next year, on Oct. 26, 1923, the first Nobel prize awarded to Canadians was given to…

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