Last week we had an opportunity to interview Hanna Boëthius and here is what she had to say. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m a diabetes expert who loves amazing food, long, fast walks, yoga, and inspiring company. I live in Switzerland, although I’m Swedish by birth, and have lived with Type 1 […]
Grace Bonney is a relatively new addition to the wonderful world of diabetes. She started the Design*Sponge blog in 2004 and now reaches over 2 million daily site visitors with her nuanced approach to interior design, DIY projects, travel, and more. Grace was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in December 2015. She recently spoke about […]
Following our interview with weightlifting lady Emily Westfall, fitness guru and diabetes role model Chris Ruden shared his story and announced some exciting things coming up in 2017. Not only does Chris hold the title of the world’s strongest disabled power lifter—he also has type 1 diabetes. Chris might also win the medal for being […]
If you think your schedule was packed in 2016, compare it with Kerry Kalweit’s: she accepted awards, traveled to several different countries, managed a nonprofit, kept up with the world of diabetes advocacy, and climbed at least one mountain…all while studying to be an endocrinologist to one day treat others with diabetes. Among Kerry’s many […]
We had a great opportunity to interview Catherine Price, here is what she had to share with us. How were you made aware that you had diabetes? Please share your diagnosis story with our readers. I was a senior in college and had just gone through a bad breakup, so when I started losing weight […]
If you’re looking for some inspiration in the New Year, check out this interview with my friend, Emily Westfall. This multi-talented lady recently told me some pretty amazing stuff about her year, which is best described using the hashtags #bolusandbarbells, #ladieswholift (of course) and #diabadass – scroll down to read all about it.
Check out our interview with Kayla Brown, the founder/co-creator of the Type 1 Diabetes Memes Page, blogger at Kayla’s Life Notes, team member of World Diabetes: 2013 Kilimanjaro Climb, and creator/leader of T1Empowerment.
T1International’s Elizabeth Rowley talks about the cost of diabetes and how we can all work to change the diabetes world. “And your total comes to…” For many people with type 1 diabetes, waiting to hear the total cost of insulin and diabetes supplies can be as stressful as managing diabetes itself. After thinking about this […]