Lowering drug costs by importing from Canada.
Seven and a half million people in the United States suffer from type 1 diabetes and depend on insulin to survive. But in the last five years, the cost of the life-saving drug in the U.S. has doubled reaching prices up to $300 a vial.
Some 40 Americans are traveling to Canada this weekend but not for recreation or pleasure.
The rising costs of pharmaceutical drugs has caught the attention of patients who are paying more for their prescriptions.