Linda Franklin pictured in the gym

“Being Strong is Wonderful”- World Record Holder Linda Franklin on Fitness & T1D

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/16366391/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_328_Final_Franklin.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”16366391″ /] Linda Franklin is one of the strongest people we know – and we mean that literally! She holds world records for power lifting and has ranked at an elite national level for cross fit. Linda was diagnosed with type 1…

Ben Tzeel and Morgan Panzirer pictured separately

“Blood Sugar Boss” Ben Tzeel / “Actually, I Can!” Author Morgan Panzirer

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15108287/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_310_Final_Tzeel_Panzirer.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”15108287″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Meet two people with diabetes making a difference in very different ways. We’re talking to dietitian and strength coach Ben Tzeell & teen author Morgan Panzirer.  First, if you’ve sort of fallen off the nutrition and exercise wagon in the…

Diabetes Fitness & Nutrition Expert Ben Tzeel

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/12330971/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_265_Final_Ben_Tzeel.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”12330971″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] Meet dietitian and strength coach Ben Tzeel. He says he started getting hooked on strength training as a teenager and hasn’t looked back. Ben & Stacey talk about his wild Instagram posts where he shows you how he doses…

Living with T1D is a Marathon: Why Run One With It?

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/12253016/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_264_Final_Michael_Marathon.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”12253016″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Diabetes nurse practitioner Michael Greenberg just ran the New York City Marathon – his first marathon – with Beyond Type Run, a group of people with type 1 diabetes fund raising and training together. Find out more about Stacey’s New…

Christina Martin: An American Ninja Warrior With Type 1

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/12058571/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” height=”90″ scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” use_download_link=”” download_link_text=”” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_262_Final_Christina_Ninja.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ libsyn_item_id=”12058571″ /]Christina Martin is the first women with type 1 to compete on American Ninja Warrior. She got into the competition on her first try and made sure to wear her pump and CGM during the run. She even pointed them out…

“Everyone is an Athlete” – Erik Douds Talks T1D, Motivation & Extreme Sports

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/11620202/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” height=”90″ scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” use_download_link=”” download_link_text=”” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_253_Final_Erik_Douds.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ libsyn_item_id=”11620202″ /] Erik Douds has big plans for the next few weeks. First, a 100 mile bike ride through Death Valley next week and then the New York City Marathon. Douds says these events take on a new – unexpected layer when…