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Type 1 Diabetes is challenging, frustrating, and life-changing. Each Tuesday, join Colleen Mitchell and Jessie Tuggey, life-long diabetics, as they talk about real life with Type 1, discussing the impact it makes on their lives without defining them. If you have type 1, know someone with type 1, or just want to learn more about this incurable condition, this podcast is for you.

This is Type 1: Real-Life Type 1 Diabetes Colleen Mitchell

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Type 1 Diabetes is challenging, frustrating, and life-changing. Each Tuesday, join Colleen Mitchell and Jessie Tuggey, life-long diabetics, as they talk about real life with Type 1, discussing the impact it makes on their lives without defining them. If you have type 1, know someone with type 1, or just want to learn more about this incurable condition, this podcast is for you.

    MVP: Embracing Discomfort

    MVP: Embracing Discomfort

    What does “embracing discomfort” mean?As T1Ds, we deal with discomfort every day of our lives. Changing infusion sites, sensors, giving injections, checking blood sugars, waking up in the middle of the night, doing Herculean mental calculations for our meals..But what if this was all easier if we leaned into embracing discomfort?Spoiler alert: it is. Listen in to find out why.Join the Half-Dead Pancreas Club! What to do next... Leave a review on Apple Podcasts Join the Half-Dead Pancrea...

    • 14 min
    Medtronic 770G vs 780G

    Medtronic 770G vs 780G

    Jessie recently switched from the Medtronic 770G to the new 780G software update. In this episode she talks about the improvements in the tech and how her management has been affected by the change.What to do next... Leave a review on Apple Podcasts Join the Half-Dead Pancreas Club Follow the Pod on Instagram Follow Colleen on Instagram Follow Jessie on Instagram Follow us on TikTok

    • 14 min
    Unspeakably Wonderful, with Kieran James

    Unspeakably Wonderful, with Kieran James

    Singer/songwriter and former pediatric clinical researcher Kieran James joins us to talk about his daughter's diagnosis, the importance of clinical trials, and how music gave him an outlet from the frustrations of T1D.Connect with Kieran:Website: www.kjsongs.comInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/kieranjsongsYouTube: Unspeakably Wonderful - YouTubeSpotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4xc7IsrdzVREtrZDe3XrXx Clinical Studies — Stanford Diabetes Research Center&nbsp...

    • 44 min
    MVP: You’ve Been Diagnosed… Now What?

    MVP: You’ve Been Diagnosed… Now What?

    So you've been diagnosed with T1D... Now what? For the newly diagnosed people with diabetes, use this episode as a reference for what you might encounter in the first day, first week, first month, and first year of diagnosis. Join the Half-Dead Pancreas Club! What to do next... Leave a review on Apple Podcasts Join the Half-Dead Pancreas Club Follow the Pod on Instagram Follow Colleen on Instagram Follow Jessie on Instagram Follow us on TikTok

    • 24 min
    Self Sabotage on Type 1 in Midlife

    Self Sabotage on Type 1 in Midlife

    Check out this cross-posted episode from Type 1 in Midlife, with Melissa Slemp from Abundant Health with Melissa.We talk about self-sabotage, self-compassion, grace, and how to handle yourself in burnout—and why burnout even happens sometimes.While intended for Melissa's audience of midlife T1Ds, this conversation is chock-full of nuggets beneficial to everyone with T1D.Abundant Health with MelissaWhat to do next... Leave a review on Apple Podcasts Join the Half-Dead Pancreas Club Follow the...

    • 42 min
    How Meditation Impacts Diabetes, with Peter Friedfeld

    How Meditation Impacts Diabetes, with Peter Friedfeld

    Peter Friedfeld was diagnosed with T1D on Valentine's Day at age 55. In the years since his unexpected thrust into life with type 1 diabetes, he's developed deep self-compassion through yoga, mindfulness, and meditation. Join us this episode to hear more about his late-adulthood diagnosis, his work with DiabetesSangha and the Diabetes Research Institute, and how to bring more mindfulness into your relationship with T1D.What to do next... Leave a review on Apple Podcasts Join the Ha...

    • 52 min

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Great insight and analysis of how different exercise affects Seth’s blood sugars. Thanks for sharing 🙏🏻

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