Reviewed by Francine Kaufman, MD. 4/08
Oatmeal Bacon Pancakes Baby Burgers Triple Fruit Yogurt Smoothie Sourdough French Toast Southwest Shepherd's Pie Chicken Tortilla Nachos Orzo Parmesan Turmeric Rice Artichoke Tartlets Salad Greens with Grapes, Pecans, and Blue Cheese
Many people say that depression is a side effect or complication of diabetes. Without discounting the association of the psychological condition with the physical one, I'm not convinced that our high and/or unstable glucose levels are directly responsible for that change in our mental state. My belief is that the unrelenting need for self-care, for following the sort of care schedules that can drive licensed, professional caregivers crazy, is what overwhelms us...