Cessnock's Melinda Ferguson has urged the federal government to expand subsidies for continuous glucose monitoring [CGM] devices for type 1 diabetes

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By Damon Cronshaw
Updated March 28 2022 - 12:53am, first published March 27 2022 - 9:30pm
Costly: Melinda Ferguson has to pay $2500 a year for a continuous glucose monitoring device [shown on her arm] for type 1 diabetes. Others get it for free.

When Cessnock's Melinda Ferguson had a motorbike accident five years ago, she ended up with an unexpected diagnosis.

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