Many skip medications because of high costs

This story supports my plea to Omnipod to make their pods more affordable. People who have to make the choice between medications and basic needs will suffer in the long term.

Some 48 percent of people taking a prescription — 9 percent more than last year — have put off a doctor’s visit, declined tests or taken some other step to manage their health care costs, such as buying cheaper foreign drugs, not filling a prescription, taking an expired medication or skipping a dose, according to the group.

Read more: The Sun News

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