Alice Lesch Kelly Bio
Alice Lesch Kelly is a freelance writer in Newton, MA. She writes about health, nutrition, and psychology for a variety of publications. She is also the co-author of Be Happy Without Being Perfect: How to Break Free from the Perfection Deception.
Dijon Flank Steak Antipasto Bowl Caribbean Barbecued Pork Steaks Cider-Glazed Sweet Potatoes with Cranberries Chocolate Chip Coconut Macaroons Roasted Chicken and Dumplings Sesame/Caraway Mixed Vegetables Cheese Stuffed Eggplant Rollups Sate Burgers Mini-Pizzas
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...