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Health is Wealth: Direct Action Recap

Health is Wealth: Direct Action Recap

Voices from around the world were part of the T1International Rally and March outside Eli Lilly on October 24th, where #insulin4all activists demanded Eli Lilly immediately lower the list price of insulin and defended the lives of those who are rationing insulin just to survive. Read more

New Rationing Data Reinforces T1International’s Call for Insulin Price Cap

New Rationing Data Reinforces T1International’s Call for Insulin Price Cap

A recent study of 2021 National Health Interview Survey data demonstrates what #insulin4all advocates have been saying for years: too many people are dangerously rationing insulin due to cost. While insulin costs around $6 to manufacture, three companies dominate more than 90% of the insulin market and charge around $300 for a single vial of insulin. Read more

Taking Action for Health is Wealth

Taking Action for Health is Wealth

T1International’s virtual #insulin4all Summit, Health is Wealth, was held on September 24th. Thank you everyone for your participation and read our recap here! Read more

5 Ways To Combat Pharma Talking Points with Just the Facts

5 Ways To Combat Pharma Talking Points with Just the Facts

Misinformation about diabetes and insulin is all too regularly spread in both the media and on social platforms. In this post, we outline 5 of the most common talking points used to explain away price gouging and how we can use the facts to overcome this narrative. Read more

Calling for Empowered Implementation of Global Diabetes Coverage Targets

Calling for Empowered Implementation of Global Diabetes Coverage Targets

At the 75th World Health Assembly (WHA) of the World Health Organization (WHO), member states adopted the first ever ‘Global Diabetes Coverage Targets,’ meant to steer the course of diabetes diagnosis and treatment for the next 8 years. Read more

Global Advocacy Success Series: Lejla Druškić, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Global Advocacy Success Series: Lejla Druškić, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Lejla Druškić, Global Advocate from Bosnia and Herzegovina, is a fearless speaker. Since joining T1International’s Global Advocacy Network in July 2021, she has been an invited speaker at the 3rd annual Congress of Diabetologists and Endocrinologists of Bosnia and Herzegovina, serving as a patient representative on a panel of patients and healthcare providers. Read more

The Next 100 Years of Insulin

The Next 100 Years of Insulin

For some, the first 100 years of insulin has been a great, life-affirming success. For others, it has been a failure, where leaders and organizations in power have chosen profits over the lives and welfare of human beings. So how will we shape the next 100 years? Read more

Global Advocacy Success Series: Zimbabwe #insulin4all

Global Advocacy Success Series: Zimbabwe #insulin4all

Established in 2021, the T1International Zimbabwe #insulin4all Chapter, led by Global Chapter Representative Laura Munyoro, has made significant strides in developing the structure of their advocacy network and taking action as community leaders. Read more

Global Advocacy Success Series: JohnPeter, Tanzania

Global Advocacy Success Series: JohnPeter, Tanzania

JohnPeter exemplifies the resilient spirit and patient perseverance that any lifelong advocate must have. He says, ''Being a Global Advocate with T1International has taught me the resilience to fight for what I believe in.'' Read more

Global Advocacy Success Series: Cyrine, Lebanon

Global Advocacy Success Series: Cyrine, Lebanon

T1International has provided tools and support to ensure Cyrine’s plans are detailed and realistic, and allowed her to connect with other advocates around the world who can offer support and guidance. Read more