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Welcome to the Fall 2014 issue of Walgreens Diabetes & You, where we feature expert views on diabetes care, tips on healthy eating and great recipes.
Try the Cherry-Filled Black Forest Cupcakes, featured on the cover, for a delicious chocolate dessert. You won’t need to feel guilty when making the other diabetes-friendly recipes in this issue, including Five-Ingredient Strawberry Blossom Pudding Cups, Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes and 10-Minute Peanut Butter Pretzel Pie from best-selling cookbook author and registered dietitian, Marlene Koch.
Our feature article is on actress S. Epatha Merkerson. Best known for her role on TV’s “Law & Order,” S. Epatha was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes several years ago. She talks about her own path to better diabetes control, and her partnership with America’s Diabetes Challenge, an educational program supported by Merck. The program provides resources to help people track and control their blood glucose levels.
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