11/26/2017

Houdeshell, Kevin
(Died January 8, 2014, Age 36)
Cause of death: Diabetic ketoacidosis; Lack of insulin; unable to get emergency prescription
Location: Avon Lake, Ohio, USA
Disability: Type I Diabetes
Perpetrator: Health care bureaucracy
Source: Ohio medication access bill being emulated around U.S.

Boyle, Shane Patrick
(Died March 18, 2017, Age 48)
Cause of death: Lack of insulin to treat diabetes; unable to afford insulin after moving and delays in insurance approval
Location: Mena, Arkansas, USA
Disability: Type I Diabetes
Perpetrator: Health care bureaucracy
Source: Insulin Availability for Those Who Need It Most (Remembering Shane Patrick Boyle)

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