12 min

Playing the diabetes card on a night out We Are T1D : Type 1 Diabetes

    • Personal Journals

Prepare for belly laughs and a healthy dose of T1D camaraderie in this midweek special of the 'We Are T1D' podcast! Mike and Jack bring you an uproarious collection of outtakes that didn't make the cut but definitely deserve a spotlight. From the hilarious misadventures of 'Scuba Susie' to the unforgettable 'carbohydrate' jingle, this episode is a testament to the unpredictable and often humorous side of life with Type 1 Diabetes.
But it's not all giggles and jingles; the hosts share a listener's ingenious – albeit slightly cheeky – use of the 'diabetes card' to turn a night out on its head. Damien's story of turning a bouncer's skepticism into an all-access pass with a free cider on the side is both cunning and comical, showcasing the lighter side of navigating social situations with T1D.
Join Mike and Jack as they navigate the quirks of T1D life, from the frustration of 'bottled water' accents to the hypothetical (and humorous) medicinal uses of 'gonorrhoea'. It's an episode that reminds us to laugh through the lows and celebrate the highs, both in blood sugar and in life.
Got your own T1D tale to share? Submit your stories via the website at https://wearet1d.com or slide into our DMs on Instagram – your story could be featured in a future episode!
Don't forget to Subscribe/Follow, Rate, and Review, and join us again on Sunday for more T1D tales and tips. Until then, keep smiling and remember – WE ARE T1D!
Follow the podcast on Instagram for more T1D content and community at https://www.instagram.com/wearet1d, and remember to share your own stories!
 

Prepare for belly laughs and a healthy dose of T1D camaraderie in this midweek special of the 'We Are T1D' podcast! Mike and Jack bring you an uproarious collection of outtakes that didn't make the cut but definitely deserve a spotlight. From the hilarious misadventures of 'Scuba Susie' to the unforgettable 'carbohydrate' jingle, this episode is a testament to the unpredictable and often humorous side of life with Type 1 Diabetes.
But it's not all giggles and jingles; the hosts share a listener's ingenious – albeit slightly cheeky – use of the 'diabetes card' to turn a night out on its head. Damien's story of turning a bouncer's skepticism into an all-access pass with a free cider on the side is both cunning and comical, showcasing the lighter side of navigating social situations with T1D.
Join Mike and Jack as they navigate the quirks of T1D life, from the frustration of 'bottled water' accents to the hypothetical (and humorous) medicinal uses of 'gonorrhoea'. It's an episode that reminds us to laugh through the lows and celebrate the highs, both in blood sugar and in life.
Got your own T1D tale to share? Submit your stories via the website at https://wearet1d.com or slide into our DMs on Instagram – your story could be featured in a future episode!
Don't forget to Subscribe/Follow, Rate, and Review, and join us again on Sunday for more T1D tales and tips. Until then, keep smiling and remember – WE ARE T1D!
Follow the podcast on Instagram for more T1D content and community at https://www.instagram.com/wearet1d, and remember to share your own stories!
 

12 min