Case in point:
I just found out that one single vial of the insulin I use (the kind-out of all the other kinds-that works best for my body) costs $113.52. That's $113.52 per bottle, people. I used approximately 3 bottles a month. Do the math.
Okay, I'll do the math.
I have to buy 3 months worth at a time, in order to get a discount:
3 bottles per month X 3 months=9 bottles
9 bottles at $113.52 per bottle = $1021.68
With our co-insurance, I only pay $160 for a 3 month, 9 bottle supply. Sheesh. I remember what it was like to not have insurance for a while, and I know full well how lucky I am. I'm lucky. I am blessed. And tonight, I'm grateful.