Hi All, If you are Insured by Medical Mutual, They offer FREE Diabetes Supplies. Call the Super Well Disease and Maternity Managemant Program at 1-800-861-4826, I get ALL of my Diabetes Supplies like test strips, lancets, Test Solution, etc. in the mail and for NOTHING. They also, have couseling and a nurse on staff to help with your diet and diabetes questions. Can't hurt to Call...
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It is so important to test your BS to know where you stand thu out the day. Pre-eating, while exercising, before driving, bed time etc. Pick your strategy and TEST. Feel Funny...TEST. I know test strips can get expensive and some insurances limit how many you can use each day. For those of you that have Medical Mutual Ins., they have a Health and Wellness group and SUPPLIES ARE FREE ! ! ! (test strips, lancets, swabs, recording books plus more)l Here is the number...1-800-861-4826.
Publix Pharmacy offers FREE diabetes screenings in partnership with CholestCheck, a health screening services company. Sign up for free diabetes newsletter and see optional screening tests (such as cholesterol and thyroid tests) are available for purchase. Certain Publix stores sponsor these events. Check it out... Go to http://www.publix.com/pharmacy/CholesterolScreening.do
Coffee, Magnesium, & Vitamin D For Overweight People
High coffee consumption could be associated with a reduced risk of type 2 diabetes, suggest Dutch researchers in a letter in the recent issue of British medical journal The Lancet. Reported in January's issue of Diabetes Care that the men and women whose diets included the largest amounts of magnesium were the least likely to develop type 2 diabetes. There is also new research revealing a positive association between vitamin D intake and reduced risk of diabetes
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