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:
Fruity Soy Shake Creamy Cauliflower Soup with Cheese Lemon Peppered Cornish Game Hen Southwestern Chicken Salad Turkey with Dijon-Tarragon Cream Cherry Almond Snack Mix Roasted Broccoli and Tomato Salad Cranberry Flax Muffins South of the Border Meatballs Sugarless, Crustless Cheesecake
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...