“You are raising fearless children” journalist Madison Carter speaks at Moms’ Night Out Charlotte

This week, what growing up with diabetes meant for career choices, financial decisions, and family relationships. Madison Carter is a local news anchor who makes T1D very visible – and she does not hold back. She’s generous with incredible insight into how she was raised, sacrifices her family made and what her mom and dad…

Moira McCarthy, Stacey Simms, and Kerri Sparling on stage at Moms' Night Out

Ask Us Anything! Moms’ Night Out Providence Panel with Moira McCarthy & Kerri Sparling

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28873328/height/360/theme/standard/thumbnail/no/direction/forward/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”bottom” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_605_Final_MNO_Prov_Panel_Moira_Kerri.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28873328″ height=”360″ theme=”standard” custom_color=”75942D” player_use_thumbnail=”” use_download_link=”” download_link_text=”” /] At Moms’ Night Out Providence, I was part of an Ask Us Anything panel that included Moira McCarthy and Kerri Sparling. We had a lot of fun on this panel and a lot of fun at MNO period. If…

Dr. Mike Natter - a white male with dark hair who is wearing scrubs is shown with his double as a cartoon.

“Every patient deserves to fully understand” – Art, medicine, & T1D with Dr. Mike Natter

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28527596/height/100/theme/custom/thumbnail/no/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_604_Final_Mike_Natter.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28527596″ height=”100″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]Dr. Mike Natter took a non-traditional path to becoming an endocrinologist, starting out as an art student. But it turns out, the universal language of drawing can help break down barriers Mike lives with type 1 – he…

Driver Ryan Reed checks his Tandem Insulin pump next to his car on a racetrack

Back on the track with T1D – Ryan Reed returns to NASCAR

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28394438/height/100/theme/custom/thumbnail/no/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_600_Final_Ryan_Reed_2023.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28394438″ height=”100″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]It’s been five years since Ryan Reed has been behind the wheel at a NASCAR track. He raced in Vegas earlier this month as part of the Xfinity Cup Series. We talked about what’s changed for his T1D…

Tristan Wakefield is seen rowing while wearing sunglasses and a syracuse university orange shirt. There is also a small image of the mascot Otto the Orange

Dexcom U rower Tristan Wakefield talks about life as a student athlete with T1D

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28318904/height/100/theme/custom/thumbnail/no/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_598_Final_Dexcom_U_Tristan.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28318904″ height=”100″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /] Going to college with type 1 is a big adjustment. Going to college as a student athlete with type 1 is on another level. You’ll hear from Syracuse University rower Tristan Wakefield about his schedule, how he…

A Type 1 Diabetes Thriller – Mike Hogan is the Director of “The Cost”

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28259333/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_597_Final_The_Cost_Hogan.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28259333″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]A new movie’s in the works about diabetes called “The Cost”. It’s fictional, a thriller co-written and directed by Mike Hogan who lives with type 1. Mike explains more about what the movie is about, how you can…

Off to College with T1D: Navigating Communication and Boundaries for Caregivers

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28138100/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_593_Final_The_Diabetes_Link_College_Panel.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28138100″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]Off to college, just for caregivers! Stacey took part in a webinar panel hosted by The Diabetes Link to talk about advice and experience all around sending young adults with type 1 diabetes away to school. She’s joined…

Navigating the wild with T1D: outdoor guide Sarah Janin

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28055901/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_591_Final_Sarah_Climbing_Guide.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28055901″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]This week, it’s one thing to push yourself when you live with type 1 diabetes.. we talk a lot about extreme athletes with T1D, but it’s another thing to live with diabetes when others rely on you for…

Life-Saving Legislation: changing the rules around rescue glucagon

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/27993174/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_590_Final_Glucagon_Stoners.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”27993174″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]Most of us wouldn’t think twice about using someone else’s emergency glucagon if our child or another adult needed it. But that’s something a school nurse or other health care provider could lose their license over. Now, some…