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.
Snappy Joes Salmon and Chanterelles in Parchment Asian Lettuce Wraps with Beef Garlic and Rosemary Potatoes Sautéed Button and Porcini Mushrooms Turkey Salad with Orange Peanut Dressing Cauliflower Latkes Blueberry Creme Brulee Baked Mozzarella Sticks Sesame-Parmesan Sticks
One of the "parents' business" items on our current trip to Virginia was a visit by a case nurse from an agency that is trying to get the Out-Laws additional personal and health assistance. While the old folk found her questions intrusive, they were reasonable follow-ons based on the OutLaws' current states of cognitive and physical health. One of the sets of questions was about their medications. A list of them was posted on the door to the den. The case nurse assumed...