Highlights: Honest talk about diabetes in the family, tips on how to support your child or spouse, and sharing ups and downs as the dLifeTV community performs mass blood glucose testing.
Special Guests: Kendall Simmons, offensive guard for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and his wife Celesta.
Quotable: "Once your sugar is over 180, you're basically playing with one hand tied behind your back." - Kendall Simmons
dLifeTV Web Extras:
Pork with Pear Sauce Coconut Chicken Caribe Applesauce Cake Sweet Potato Muffins Traditional Pork Ribs and Beans Spiced Corn Mélange Berry Simple Smoothie Ground Beef and Pepperoni Pie Pickled Shrimp Chinese Chicken Salad with Peanut Dressing
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...