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U.S. insulin costs per patient nearly doubled from 2012 to 2016: study


The cost of insulin for treating type 1 diabetes in the United States nearly doubled over a five-year period, underscoring a national outcry over rising drug prices, according to a new analysis shared with Reuters. (Reuters US News) More More

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