Focus on Oral Care
Did you know people with diabetes are twice as likely to develop gum disease compared to people without diabetes? For American Diabetes Month, Colgate Total has joined with the American Diabetes Association to spread awareness about the link between diabetes and oral care. A picture is worth a thousand numbers. Check it out below. Then learn more about how to improve YOUR oral health regimen.
Yogurt Herb Dip Rich Soup Stock Roasted Yellow Pepper and Basil Vinaigrette Fruit Stuffed Squash Curried Ham Salad with Pineapple Walnut Oil Vinaigrette Balsamic Vinaigrette Chicken with Corn Bread Topping Broiled Lamb Chop in Curry and Garlic Marinade Brocamole
As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the benefits that made it cost-effective for me to go with the real healthcare (HSA) plan rather than the phony (HRA) plan is that my company is now covering "preventative" medicines at $0 copay. The formulary for these, as stated by CVS/Caremark (my pharmacy benefits provider), covers all test strips, lancets, and control solutions. I dutifully get my doctor to write up prescriptions for all of my testing needs, submit...