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)
Artichoke Rye Toasts Steamed Fish with Spicy Mint Sauce Curried Pinwheels Watermelon Froth Yogurt Gazpacho Apricot Sorbet Blade Steaks Marinated with Jalapeno Chiles and Cilantro Honey-Cinnamon Pork Roasted Red Pepper and Sour Cream Dip Apricot Fruit Snacks
Under New Jersey's sanitation laws, syringe needles (sharps) need to be treated as hazardous biological waste. Lancets, like the straight pins and needles we use for garment sewing, do not. Still, the potential for secondary damage (to bathroom attendants, cleaning personnel, and sanitation workers) from these small sharps is non-neglible. While there's no "prick-safe" method of disposing of the needles I break sewing an average costume, standard lancets...