Patient 13 Documentary
"24-Hours with Ana and Sam" is a behind-the scenes look at what living with type 1 is really like. While filming their latest documentary, filmmakers Lisa Hepner and Guy Mossman realized how rarely people get to see this side of the disease.
Lisa and Guy's latest project is a feature-length documentary titled PATIENT 13. Patient 13 follows Scott King – scientist, entrepreneur and type 1 diabetic – at the climax of his 30-year quest to cure diabetes. If Scott succeeds and the Islet Sheet transplant works, not only will he cure type 1 diabetes, he will cure himself and Sam.
Seared Mahi Mahi with Wilted Spinach Baked Tomato Halves Mixed Vegetable Salad with Creamy Feta Dressing Pineapple Topped Sweet Potatoes The Guacamole Impostor Creamy Cauliflower and Garlic Soup Vegetable Beef Skillet Banana Mint Slushes Beef Tips and Vegetables over Noodles Mashed Sweet Potato Biscuits
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...