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.
Fresh Yogurt Cheese Apricot Sticky Muffins Seafood Salad Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Mushrooms Shake and Take Snack Mix Iceberg Wedge with Buttermilk Dressing Skinless Roast Chicken Italiano Tomato Sauce with Mushrooms and Sherry Ham and Cheese Quesadillas Almond and Blueberry Pancakes
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...