Battle with Diabetes
Highlights: Gastric bypass surgery – last resort or best hope? Also, a soldier’s battle with diabetes in Iraq; and a restaurant where the menu is 100% diabetes-friendly.
Special Guests: Sgt. First Class Mark Thompson; Dr. David Lourie
dLifeTV Web Extras:
Mini Gorgonzola Pizzas Avocado Pineapple Salsa Chocolate Soufflé With Vanilla Sauce Indian Monkfish Greens with Warm Bacon Dressing Hot Potato Salad Raspberry Balzamic Vinaigrette Dilled Pasta Salad Grilled Mahi Mahi with Tomato Vinaigrette Herbed Marinated Pork Chops
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...