Focus on Oral Care
Did you know people with diabetes are twice as likely to develop gum disease compared to people without diabetes? For American Diabetes Month, Colgate Total has joined with the American Diabetes Association to spread awareness about the link between diabetes and oral care. A picture is worth a thousand numbers. Check it out below. Then learn more about how to improve YOUR oral health regimen.
Barbeque Chicken Salad Cranberry Cocktail Crispy "Fried" Veggies Tomato Salad with Dijon Horseradish Dressing Southern Crab Cakes Asparagus in Citrus Sauce Fruit Dip Walnut Waffles With Blueberry Sauce Polenta French Beef Bourguignon
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...