Diabetics, Say Goodbye to Finger Sticks

Look at a diabetic’s hands. You will see hundreds of little brown dots, each representing one pinprick from a blood glucose test. With the ease of which diabetics get infections, these finger sticks can turn into an amputated hand if an infection is left untreated.

Finger sticks are a part of a diabetics life, but researchers are developing different devices designed to take the ‘ouch’ out of them. Today no one needs to suffer horrible finger sticks. Read the rest of this entry »

Vegetable Patties

Ever wonder how those veggie patties in the store are made? Well, this may not be the exact copy, but it seems to come awful close. And you get more than just 4 patties from this batch! And it costs less to make these, than it does to buy the equivalent of the veggie patties…

1/2-1 cup oatmeal

2 eggs, or the equivalent egg substitute

6 mushrooms, sliced

1/4 each of green, yellow, and red pepper, chopped

1 tomato, chopped

8 cloves garlic, chopped

1/2 tsp. Dill weed

1/2 cup shredded cheese
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