Current Legislative and Legal News
25 November 2015
- Mom says school banned daughter from trip over diabetes.
- Cobb withholds support for subsidising Continuous Glucose Monitoring for people with Type 1 Diabetes.
17 November 2015
- Pennsylvania Lawmakers Call for Type 1 Education.
- Parents say Seattle school failed to help diabetic son.
- School's quality of diabetes care criticized.
14 October 2015
- CGM Medicare Access Next Steps: Contact Your Local Committee Members!
7 October 2015
- Mother: 'I would rather my daughter dies at home than give her insulin'. See also Diabetic girl must be given insulin despite mother’s stance.
18 September 2015
- Illegally Fired for Hypoglycemia.
9 September 2015
- Diabetic students in Hawaii receive more resources under new law.
26 August 2015
- People with diabetes in North Carolina, their parents, and friends are encouraged to contact their state senators on Reegan's Rule. This legislation will help ensure that parents are educated on signs of type 1 diabetes at children's' wellness visits. The North Carolina house passed the bill in a strong, non-partisan 111 to 6 vote. If you live in North Carolina, see this post at DiabetesDad.org for the quick and easy steps to contact your senator.
19 August 2015
- Teen diabetic gets $75K after being denied insulin during arrest.
- Lawsuit: Anderson Schools withheld nursing services for diabetic boy.
- New law lets students self-manage diabetes.
12 August 2015
- Paramedic fired for her diabetes wins disability discrimination suit.
- New Hawaii law expands school care options for students with diabetes.
- Prepping for Back to School When You Have Diabetes.
- Opinion: It shouldn't matter where you go to school, but for kids with diabetes, it does.
- Young students with diabetes should get equal treatment.
- Diabetic alert dog can go to school with student.
29 July 2015
- Senate Hears Testimony for Medicare CGM Coverage.
- Father of two branded unfit parent and reported to social services after hypo.
15 July 2015
- School denies program enrollment to child with diabetes in Albertville, Minn.
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