Jessica Stone - Singer and Actress
Jessica Stone Biography
Claim to Fame: Singer; Actress
Diabetes Type: 1
Living with type 1 diabetes, Jessica has overcome several other health challenges as well. Shortly after being diagnosed with diabetes, she began volunteering at the Diabetic Youth Services and Camp Conrad Chinnock, a camping program for children with diabetes and their families. She has also successfully managed her health issues to become an accomplished singer and actress and has guest starred in a number of television series including “Chicago Hope,” “7th Heaven” and “Six Feet Under.” Jessica also voiced the Disney Channel character “Stanley” in the children’s animated series.
Jessica was awarded the Lilly for Life Achievement Award in 2006 in the category of Young Champion.
Penne with Ground Beef and Spinach Garbanzo Salsa Fruit Smoothie Turkey Slaw Sandwich Picnic Potato Salad with Green Onions Zesty Steak Chili Eggplant, Pepper, and Tomato Soup Easy Rack of Lamb Chile-Cheese Corn Bread Ham Pasta Salad
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...