Mary Ann Hodorowicz' Columns
March 2014 - The Medicare Obesity Counseling Benefit
January 2014 - Medicare Annual Wellness Visit Benefit
November 2013 - What To Do If You Don't Have Health Insurance, Part 3
September 2013 - What To Do If You Don't Have Health Insurance, Part 2
Jan. 2013 - Medicare's Diabetes Care and Prevention Benefits
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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...