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:
Raspberry Cheese Spread Minestrone Soup Spice-Rubbed Flank Steak Sicilian Style Swordfish Tangy Stir Fried Pork Almond Sugar Cookies Chicken Florentine Seviche with Avocados and Tomatoes German Meatballs Italian Tomato Jumble
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...