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!
Tofu Spread Dilled Corn and Pea Salad Berry Simple Smoothie Broccomole Dip Cheesy Chicken Crunchers Long Grain Brown Rice with Almonds Watermelon & Goat Cheese Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette Lo Mein Stir-Fry Green Bean Casserole with Onions and Garlic Quick Herbed Couscous & Peas
Glucagon is one of those things that hasn't changed much in the diabetes world, in terms of packaging, dosing, method of delivery, since the time of my diagnosis in 1982. It's also one of those items that you buy in the same vein as say a generator. You might never use it, but it sure as heck is handy to have should your lights go out. The first time I was given glucagon was on the front lawn of my childhood home. What I remember of that night was going to bed after a...