By Jack Challem
By now you know that people with diabetes have a higher than average risk of developing coronary heart disease, so it's especially important to maintain normal levels of cholesterol, the umbrella term for different types of fat found in your blood.But drugs aren't the only option for keeping cholesterol and triglyceride levels in check. Some foods and supplements work almost as well as meds -- and without any risk of side effects.
Carrot, Raisin, and Pecan Bread Sirloin with Sweet Caramelized Onions Simple Spaghetti Sauce Crabmeat au Gratin Festive Fruity Ham Slices Creamy Basil Dressing Black Bean Mix Sweet & Sour Green Tomato Salsa Cabbage and Beef Casserole Vidalia Onion Soup
Recently, over at Dear Abby, the following letter and response were printed: Dear Abby: I like my job a lot, but I have recently been assigned a different desk. I now sit next to someone who regularly draws his blood with a lancet and gives himself a shot for his diabetes just a foot away from me. I am extremely uncomfortable around blood and needles. I don’t want to make waves because this person has been here a lot longer than I have, and apparently,...