Diabetes Gift Guide
People with diabetes are more than their diabetes. They are first and foremost people, each with talents and interests unique to them. But if you are looking to give someone with diabetes the gift of encouragement and good health, here are some traditional and not-so-traditional ideas to help get you started.
Bacon and Pineapple Appetizers Poached Chicken Steak and Sautéed Onions with Mushrooms in a Light Cream Sauce Barbecued Chicken Sauteed Okra and Tomatoes Spinach, Raisin, Pine Nut, and Garlic Stuffed Pork Turkey & Biscuits Pork and Green Beans Cabbage and Grape Salad with Honey-Ginger Dressing Zucchini with Lemon Cilantro Sauce
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...