Marsh offering free diabetes drugs

November 3, 2011

Marsh Supermarkets Inc. announced Thursday a diabetes care program that will offer customers more than a half-dozen prescription medicines for free. The program, which began Nov. 1, provides seven oral diabetes medicines and lancets for testing blood sugar at no cost. The Indianapolis-based chain said it will also provide patients with a diabetes-monitoring kit, training on how to use a diabetes meter and a quarterly newsletter that includes recipes and tips for managing diabetes.