Olympics: insulin is on the list of banned substances.

Kris Freeman

“Any performance enhancement you could get from this is more than negated by the diabetes itself,” Freeman said. “I have all the respect for the anti-doping agencies, and they’ve given me the exemption, but I don’t see why insulin is even on the banned list.”

When Freeman races in World Cup events, his fleece hat displays the logo of his sponsor, Eli Lilly, the pharmaceutical company whose insulin product is banned by the international skiing federation.

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