A nurse gets ready to give an older woman a shot

“We Must Change This” – Advocating for Type 1 Diabetes and COVID Vaccinations

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18039341/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_354_Final_Madden_Covid.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”18039341″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] As the COVID vaccine roll out continues in the United States, many people with type 1 diabetes feel like they’re in danger of being left behind. Why is this happening and what can we do about it? Hear from…

Lilly Diabetes logo and Ypsomed pump system

Learning More About the Lilly Diabetes Insulin Pump

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17756429/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_348_Final_Lilly_Mason_Ypsomed.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17756429″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] When Swiss pump maker Ypsomed launches brings it’s business to America, likely in 2022, it’ll be with Lilly Diabetes as their partner. The Ypsopump will be the first pump in the US that only takes one brand of insulin.…

The O'Neil family and Chronic Hope book cover

Using Emergency Glucagon – What One T1D Mom Wants You To Know

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17682488/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_347_Final_Bonnie_Glucagon_Mom.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17682488″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] What is it like to actually give someone emergency Glucagon? What happens next? This week, Stacey talks to Bonnie O’Neil whose son was diagnosed with T1D at age 5 and is now 24. They had a scary situation while…

Molly McElwee Malloy with her Tandem pump

Tandem’s Control IQ at One Year: “The Real-World Data is Even Better Than the Clinical Data”

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17577662/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_346_Final_Tandem_2021_Malloy.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17577662″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] It’s been a year since Tandem Diabetes Care released their Control IQ software, hybrid closed loop technology to help increase time in range. What have they learned about how people are using the system? Molly McElwee Malloy, Manager of…

Four health care providers get vaccinated

“It’s Like a Huge Drop Of Hope” – Health Care Providers with T1D get the COVID Vaccine (Bonus Episode)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17380535/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_343_Final_HCPs_Covid_First_Shot.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17380535″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] Let’s start off 2021 with some hope! This week you’ll hear from five health care providers who received a COVID vaccine in late December 2020. They all live with type 1 diabetes and share their experiences leading up to…

A child and mother look at a computer screen

T1Detect: A New At-Home Test For Type 1 Diabetes

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17348624/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_342_Final_JDRF_T1Detect.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17348624″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Could a new, simple at-home test change the way we look at diagnosing type 1 diabetes? JDRF hopes to make something called T1Detect part of annual health checks someday. Dr. Frank Martin is a Director of Research at JDRF. He…

Amy Tenderich and Ddata logo

“What is the Community Buzzing About?” D-Data Exchange 2020 with Amy Tenderich

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/16998860/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_338_Final_Amy_Ddata_2020.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”16998860″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] The DiabetesMine D-Data Exchange is a great time to catch up on the latest technology and get a sneak peek at what’s coming. This is the conference where #WeAreNotWaiting was coined in 2013, which almost seems like ancient history…

Alecia Wesner and Marty Drilling smile together

“He’s Why I Have My Vision” – Alecia & Marty Have a Friendship Forged in Diabetes History

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/16920230/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_337_Final_Marty_Alecia_Eyes.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”16920230″ /] Clinical trials are incredibly important for research, but the people who take part don’t usually get to meet anyone they’ve helped.  Marty & Alecia are a very special exception! Marty Drilling took part in a clinical trial in 1974 that…

Aaron Kowalski

“The Mission Hasn’t Changed At All” – JDRF CEO Aaron Kowalski on the Impact of COVID-19

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/16696136/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_334_Final_JDRF_Kowalski.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”16696136″ /] JDRF began this year by funding more research projects than ever before, but after COVID changed everything, what does the future hold?  We caught up with CEO Aaron Kowalski to ask what their mission to “cure, prevent & treat” type…

A doctor is shown on a cell phone during a telemedicine call

“It’s Not Going To Go Away” – The Future of Telemedicine & Diabetes

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/16626767/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_333_Final_Doximity_Telehealth.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”16626767″ /] Have you seen your doctor remotely this year? Turns out that endocrinology is the number one specialty using telemedicine in 2020. We talk to Dr. Peter Alperin from Doximity about their recent study that says about 20% of all medical…