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.
Tomato, Basil, and Mozzarella Salad Chive Whole Wheat Drop Biscuits Spanish Omelet Classic Caesar Salad Pesto Chicken with Summer Squash Sweet & Spicy Thai Marinade Bacon Chestnuts Beet and Potato Salad Mushroom and Onion Frittata Sugar-Glazed Brussels Sprouts and Pearl Onions
I had a bad one last night. A scary low bloodsugar that reminded me just how tenuous diabetes makes my existence. I hate those. I hate the feeling that I'm anything less than a strong, capable woman. Diabetes, like a sledge hammer to the knees, has a way of hobbling the confidence I have in my health, strength and well-being. It is both frustrating and disheartening. It's 2:00 am and a good friend called from their third shift job because they needed someone. Just...