Battle with Diabetes
Highlights: Gastric bypass surgery – last resort or best hope? Also, a soldier’s battle with diabetes in Iraq; and a restaurant where the menu is 100% diabetes-friendly.
Special Guests: Sgt. First Class Mark Thompson; Dr. David Lourie
dLifeTV Web Extras:
Strawberry Sauce Broiled Bluefish with Tomato Coulis Barley Primavera Chocolate Meringue Kisses Chicken and Broccoli Casserole Chicken with Salsa Verde Cucumber with Smoked Salmon Cream Applesauce with Cinnamon and Nutmeg Chile Pepper Chicken Pork and Tomatillo Calzones
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...