Diabetes in the Movies
What does your feature presentation look like this weekend?
If you're looking for a good movie and you're overwhelmed with the endless DVDs available at your local video store or online movie rental service, why not watch something you can relate to?
We've put together a list of flicks where diabetes is the star, co-star, or just plays a small supporting role. Keep in mind: Sometimes Hollywood gets it right, but they can get it wrong, too. Check them out for yourself at your next movie night!
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Easy Nachos Sweet Potato and Parsnip Soup Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers Yogurt and Horseradish Dip with Herbs Crackers with Jalapeño and Turkey Pepperoni Pizza Dough (Gluten Free) Turkey Vegetable Stew Chicken and Pesto Rolls Nutty Stir-Fry Vegetables and Chicken Pork Tenderloin Diane with Wild Rice
Some people have trained diabetes alert dogs that bark and lick their face in the middle of the night when their child is experiencing dangerously high or low blood sugars. I don't have a dog to wake me up. When I sleep past the alarm and forget to test my son's blood sugar, I turn to my go-to guy - a hallucinatory stone-faced murderer. Completely zonked hours after I wanted to wake up and check Charlie, I found myself walking along the...