Take 5 in Lax Season
Take 5 to Stay in Control During Lax Season
For most people, the holidays are the season of lax. (No, we don't mean lacrosse.) 'Tis the season when good habits go bad and bad habits go nuts. So how do you celebrate and manage your diabetes when you're constantly surrounded by holiday temptations? You take five and stay in control!
Reviewed by Susan Weiner, RD, MS, CDE, CDN (06/12)
Spicy Fire Stew Saffron Marinated Pork Tenderloin Mustard-Orange Pork Tenderloin Pork, Pineapples, and Peppers Indian Style Fish Stew Frosted Cocoa Brownies Curried Chicken Salad One-Serving Chocolate Cheesecakes Taco Chili Swiss Cheese, Tomato, and Spinach Pinwheels
I have a friend, M, who has diabetes and never, ever tests her bloodsugar before she gets behind the wheel. This has always worried me about her. On Wednesday, she had a bad accident after passing out behind the wheel. She hit another car head on. I thank the universe that no one was killed, but she and the driver of the other vehicle were both badly injured. She's got a long healing road ahead of her, as does the woman she hit. I was talking about the...