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When your sibling has T1D: Stacey’s daughter Lea shares her story

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/25090491/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_529_Final_Lea_Sibling.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”25090491″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Stacey talks a lot about her son with type 1 but, as many of you know, she also has a daughter who doesn’t have diabetes. What’s it like to grow up with a sibling who gets more attention for something…

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Learning From A T1D Sibling, Who’s Now A Diabetes Educator

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15903752/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_322_Final_Shia_Learns.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”15903752″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] When Shaina Hatchell’s little brother was diagnosed with type 1 at age nine, she knew her life – and her life’s goals – had changed forever. She decided she would teach everyone about diabetes when she grew up. Now…

Our T1Decade – looking back at ten years of T1D with my whole family (replay)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28919868/height/120/theme/custom/thumbnail/no/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_610_Final_Our_T1Decade_replay_diaversary_ten_years.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28919868″ height=”120″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] This episode title is a bit misleading (sorry!) because Benny is actually marking 17 years with type 1! He’s away at college and while I hope to talk to him for the show soon, we just couldn’t swing it…

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In the News… Teplizumab approved, Twitter mess for Lilly, Medtronic 7-day infusion set launches, and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/25056099/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_528_Final_In_the_News_v2.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”25056099″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]It’s in the News.. the top diabetes stories of the past seven days. This week, the first drug to prevent T1D for any length of time is approved, Eli Lilly takes a financial hit from a Twitter impersonation stunt, Medtronic’s…

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In the News… Insulin copay cap revived? G7 timeline pushed back, once weekly basal insulin and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/24031773/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_501_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”24031773″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Get caught up on the news and headlines around the diabetes community! The top stories in the last seven days: Senate Republicans nixed an insulin copay cap, but Democrats say they will revisit this issue in a few weeks, Dexcom…

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The Diabetes Connection in Pixar’s “Turning Red”

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/22329473/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_459_Final_Pixar_Fong.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”22329473″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]When Pixar’s new movie, Turning Red premieres, the diabetes community will probably enjoy the story, but we’ll be looking very closely at a couple of background characters. There are two with diabetes technology on their arms Diabetes isn’t part of…

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Stacey’s Favorite Things 2021

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/21458735/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_436_Final_Favorite_Things_2021.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”21458735″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] This week… something completely different! It’s an episode all about my favorite things. With apologies to Oprah, this isn’t about the holidays – it’s a little late for that! And while some of this might make good gifts, this…

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“I Want To Do This For Other People” – A teen with type 1 takes part in the PROTECT study

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/19547123/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” height=”90″ scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_389_Final_Protect_Study_Alex.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”19547123″ /] The PROTECT Study is testing how well an investigational medicine works in children and teens with type 1 diabetes. The hope is that this drug, called teplizumab, would help people continue making more of their own insulin and reduce the…

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“The System is Designed to Learn” – An iLet Update from Beta Bionics

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/19464788/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” height=”90″ scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_387_Final_Beta_Bionics_Kate.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”19464788″ /]We are very excited to catch up with the folks from Beta Bionics! Their fully automated bionic pancreas is called the iLet. They are getting closer to submitting to the US FDA and were able to give us an update on…