Category: Diabetes

‘An Arm And A Leg’: A Medical Bill Ninja Shares Her Secrets

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Dan Weissmann Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen. Meredith Balogh has spent years learning to navigate the financial side of the health care system. Balogh, who has Type 1 diabetes, has saved herself and her family many thousands of dollars. She has made a habit — even a hobby — of helping others: ….  Read More

Moved Overseas For School, Stayed For Insulin

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KHN correspondent Shefali Luthra reported this story from Germany as a 2019 Arthur F. Burns Fellow. HAMBURG, Germany ― Every now and then, Katie West considers returning to the United States. She moved to Germany for graduate school three years ago and now works as a health systems researcher in Hamburg. Her family is an ….  Read More