What You Don't Need
Eight Things You Don't Need for Your Feet
The truth behind diabetes products
by Joy Pape
When you have diabetes, there are always people and companies telling you what you need to do and what to buy. I'd like to take a different twist on this advice and instead tell you what you don't need to do and what you don't need to buy for your feet. Save your money and save your feet.
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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...