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I am pregnant & I have had diabetes for 12 years. I am fighting with my insurance to cover more test strips since I check often.They won't budge. Anyone have accu check aviva or one touch ultra strops

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I'm a mom supporting a child with type 1 diabetes since 2014.
Atlanta, GA
Why dont you ask them for a cgm then?

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2005.Living with LADA since 2005.
Charlotte, NC
My insurance won't cover that either

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2005.Living with LADA since 2005.
Charlotte, NC
I would love to have a cgm especially then I wouldn't have to worry about going low while pregnant with my baby girl. They should cover cgms for every diabetic that wants/needs one!

Living with type 1 diabetes.
New Paris, OH
Walmart got meters and strips for the low you can get both for about 15 bucks. a good back up

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2005.Living with LADA since 2005.
Charlotte, NC
Thanks. I just need a lot of strips. I test 10 + times a day to check on my levels for my baby since I'm pregnant. Thanks though!

I'm a mom supporting a child with type 1 diabetes.
Washington, DC
Hey****sorry to hear check out type 1 Diabetic pay it forward Facebook page there are amazing people that are willing and always helpful on there Good luck:)

Living with type 1 diabetes. supporting a parent with type 2 diabetes.
Oak Brook, IL
I agree the Facebook page have amazing people who give so much. I'll keep my eye out. best of luck

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2005.Living with LADA since 2005.
Charlotte, NC
Thanks so much everyone!

Living with type 1 diabetes.Living with type 2 diabetes.
Perris, CA
I have some one touch strips that are expired but are still good I still use them

Living with type 1 diabetes.Living with type 2 diabetes.
Perris, CA
If you need them I will help you out

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