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)
Blueberry Buckwheat Pancakes Caviar Mold Pistachio Cookies Rotini Salad with Green Beans and Chicken in Basil Buttermilk Dressing Iced Melon Soup with Sherbet Complete Pork Dinner Sour Cream Coffee Cake with Apple-Date Filling Wild Rice Chicken Soup Sicilian Pizza Lemon and Fennel Marinated Vegetables
While Charlie begins day 1 of hockey camp today, a group of brave campers near Boston are beginning a two-week "bionic pancreas" trial. I watched the video from last year's camp and lost it when Ed Damiano, the developer of the project, told eight girls that they were about to go bionic and that they would be completely controlled by the device for the next five days. Tears streamed down my cheeks. "Is everybody ready?" Damiano asked? ...