Malpractice Podcast

#5.1: Diabetes & The Cost of Insulin

August 10, 2022 Sydnee Spruiell Eldridge & Jessica Oswald Season 5 Episode 1
Malpractice Podcast
#5.1: Diabetes & The Cost of Insulin
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Syd & Jess are BACK babyyyyyyy for the start of Season 5, and they're kicking it off with a special modern medical interest piece about Diabetes and the outrageous cost of insulin in the U.S. In this listener recommended episode, they'll talk about the different types of this chronic condition, how diabetes works, and how insulin became so dang expensive!   

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Sources for this episode:
https://www.diabetes.org
https://www.diabetes.co.uk/insulin/history-of-insulin.html
https://www.verywellhealth.com/insulin-prices-how-much-does-insulin-cost-and-why
https://beyondtype1.org/brief-history-insulin/
https://www.markcubancostplusdrugcompany.com/
https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4707300/
https://diabetesjournals.org/diabetes/article/50/2/217/13338
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK545201/
https://www.vox.com/2019/4/3/18293950/why-is-insulin-so-expensive 

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