Make A Difference
Ten Ways YOU Can Get Involved
in Diabetes Awareness Month
"Diabetes awareness" is a daily state of mind for the almost 24 million Americans living with the disease. But each November, the rest of the country takes notice as diabetes dominates news headlines during Diabetes Awareness Month. Want to do your part in spreading the word and improve your own diabetes health in the process? Read on for ten ways to make a difference in diabetes awareness this month.
Anise-Jam Ribbons Mexican Style Chicken with Brown Rice French Braised Beef and Onions Fall Apple Slaw Fresh Fruit and Flowers Pesto-Coated Baked Chicken Enchilada Dip Surf and Sea Kabobs Pot Roast made with Dried Fruit Stir-Fried Southwestern Pork Salad
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...