Jim Turner's Columns
Taking care of diabetes boils down to individual choices.
Preparation vital in any situation.
On Their Own
How do you handle children moving out of the house for the first time?
A Monitor For All Complications
Caregiver wonders how to help mom stay independent.
Jim answers whether he has any diabetes complications.
Pens VS. Syringes
Jim talks about his use of syringes and about his one man show.
Fatherhood and Diabetes
Jim talks candidly about being a dad with diabetes.
Jim answers how to recognize your diabetes diagnosis date.
Hypodermics VS. Pens
Jim reveals what he uses to manage his diabetes.
Fat-Free Knaidlach (Matzah Balls) Strawberry-Banana Cream Pie Creamy Onion Dip Garlic and Jalapeno Mashed Potatoes Tofu Coleslaw Italian Marinated Pork Chops Low-Fat Herbed Broccoli and Pasta Soup Garlic and Pepper Dip Cheesy Corn Muffins Stir-Fried Ginger Steak
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...