Former dLifeTV Cohosts
Information, Inspiration, and Connection for Your Diabetes Life
Nicole Johnson Baker, former dLifeTV host
Pittsburgh resident Nicole Johnson was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1993, and she has been promoting diabetes awareness and education since. In 1999, Nicole was crowned as Miss America - the first ever with diabetes in the pageant's history. Since that achievement, she has become one of our nation's most visible and effective diabetes advocates. Read More.
Dr. Emily Senay, former dLifeTV cohost
Dr. Emily Senay is a physician, medical and public health educator, broadcast journalist, and author. Currently she serves as director of the Master of Public Health Program and an assistant professor of medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. In addition, she anchors CBS Healthwatch on Westwood One Radio with Prevention magazine. Read More.
J. Anthony Brown, former dLifeTV cohost
Comedian, actor, and radio personality J. Anthony Brown was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 1990. With a grueling schedule that includes a daily morning show, clothing business, television series, comedy tours, and various other ventures, J. Anthony faces unique challenges in maintaining his diabetes control, challenges he speaks candidly about on dLifeTV. Read More.
Fresh Asparagus With Lemon Herb Rub Cauliflower Casserole Garlic-Lemon Pasta White Bean and Spinach Soup Indian Style Fish Stew Mexican Brunch Biscuit Bake Foil-Grilled Italian Potatoes Grilled Vegetable Skewers Glazed Fruit
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...