Savannah Johnson Scuba Diving with a sign that says "T1D Can't stop me"

“Skills, Community, and Confidence” – Adventure Travel for T1D Teens

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23254730/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_482_Final_Savannah_Travel.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23254730″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Diabetes camp is great, but what if there were a program to take teens with type 1 on a more adventurous journey? A new, international travel program to foster confidence and independence is in the works. Savannah Johnson is the…

Two teens on a camel

“I’m So Happy I Went!” 16-year-old Benny spent one-month abroad (without us)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/20149865/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_403_Final_Benny_Israel.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”20149865″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] My son Benny is back from a four week trip halfway around the world with a non-diabetes camp program. He says it was amazing! To be honest, I had a really hard time with it. This week, we share…

The Magic of Disney, with Type 1 Diabetes (Classic Episode)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18727400/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_370_Final_Disney_Robyn_Adams.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”18727400″ /] A Disney vacation can seem overwhelming, even without diabetes. Add T1D to the mix and going to Disney World or Disneyland seems like it may not be worth the stress. This Classic Episode has great tips and advice to have…

“Just go!” – Jeremy Larsen Travels the World with Type 1 Diabetes (Classic Episode)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18655682/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_368_Final_Classic_Jeremy_Travel.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”18655682″ /] We can’t wait to travel again! Looking back on this episode really makes you want to hit the road. Jeremy Larsen is an American currently living in Japan but he’s traveled the world. Jeremy started the 70-130 project (the “perfect”…

Amazing Race logo, Leo Brown and Stacey on Zoom

The Amazing Race: Leo Brown’s Unique Diabetes Story

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/16535813/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_332_Final_Amazing_Race_Leo.mp3″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” libsyn_item_id=”16535813″ /] Meet Leo Brown from this season of The Amazing Race! He lives with diabetes, but his story isn’t a typical one. Leo was born with congenital hyperinsulinism, where the body makes too much insulin, and had almost his entire pancreas removed.…