53 episodes

The Talking Type 1 Podcast is an award-winning type 1 diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel, who has been living with type 1 diabetes since 1996, interviews people in the diabetes community from all over the world sharing their personal journeys of life with type 1 diabetes. You can find Daniel on Instagram or Twitter at @t1d_dan or email him at talkingtype1podcast@gmail.com.

The Talking Type 1 Podcast Daniel Newman

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    • 4.3 • 12 Ratings

The Talking Type 1 Podcast is an award-winning type 1 diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel, who has been living with type 1 diabetes since 1996, interviews people in the diabetes community from all over the world sharing their personal journeys of life with type 1 diabetes. You can find Daniel on Instagram or Twitter at @t1d_dan or email him at talkingtype1podcast@gmail.com.

    53. Don’t aim for perfect, aim for life and know it’s going to be messy

    53. Don’t aim for perfect, aim for life and know it’s going to be messy

    I speak with an OG of the diabetes podcast world, Jen Grieves. 

    We talk about Jen’s life with type 1 and:
    Her diagnosis story including her first hypo on her ownDiabetes burnoutTravelling with type 1 diabetesJens’s guiding principles for managing her type 1 diabetesLife and how grief can impact us and inspire us in different waysUseful links:
    Jen's website
    Jen on Instagram
    Links to Jen's podcast
    Daniel on Instagram

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    A bit about the show and host
    The Talking Type 1 podcast is a diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel brings to you interviews with members of the diabetes community sharing their journeys of the ups and downs of living with type 1 diabetes. You’ll hear from those who live with type 1 diabetes, provide care to those living with type 1, healthcare professionals and experts in their field. The interviews will be an open and honest insight into life with type 1 diabetes that you can relate to and also provide the opportunity to learn more about the condition. Daniel will share his insights into his life living with type 1 diabetes. Daniel has lived with the condition for over 26 years. He also lives with diabetic retinopathy and received a kidney transplant in 2018. 
    Information shared on the podcast is not medical information or advice. Please consult your medical team for specialist information and advice.

    • 1 hr 17 min
    52. People living with type 2 diabetes are not taken seriously

    52. People living with type 2 diabetes are not taken seriously

    I speak to Ken Tait who is living with type 2 diabetes. 
    We talk about Ken’s life and: 
    His diagnosis story The STIGMA people with type 2 diabetes faceShame and Guilt people living with type 2 diabetes experienceUseful links:
    Ken Tait on Twitter
    Ken on Instagram
    Daniel on Instagram

    Sound from Zapsplat.com

    A bit about the show and host
    The Talking Type 1 podcast is a diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel brings to you interviews with members of the diabetes community sharing their journeys of the ups and downs of living with type 1 diabetes. You’ll hear from those who live with type 1 diabetes, provide care to those living with type 1, healthcare professionals and experts in their field. The interviews will be an open and honest insight into life with type 1 diabetes that you can relate to and also provide the opportunity to learn more about the condition. Daniel will share his insights into his life living with type 1 diabetes. Daniel has lived with the condition for over 26 years. He also lives with diabetic retinopathy and received a kidney transplant in 2018. 

    Information shared on the podcast is not medical information or advice. Please consult your medical team for specialist information and advice. 

    • 1 hr 21 min
    51. Breaking the stigma: Diabetes and OCD

    51. Breaking the stigma: Diabetes and OCD

    I speak to Duke who is a Spoken Word Poet and lives with type 1 diabetes and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder both conditions are stigmatised and misunderstood. We talk about Duke’s life and:  
    His diagnosis story The impact chronic illnesses have had on his mental healthChallenges in the workplaceEthnicity and identityLewis Hamilton seeing his poetry  Useful links:
    Duke on Instagram
    All of Duke's links
    Daniel on Instagram
    Sound from Zapsplat.com

    A bit about the show and host
    The Talking Type 1 podcast is a diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel brings you interviews with members of the diabetes community sharing their journeys of the ups and downs of living with type 1 diabetes. You’ll hear from those who live with type 1 diabetes, provide care to those living with type 1, healthcare professionals and experts in their field. The interviews will be an open and honest insight into life with type 1 diabetes that you can relate to and also provide the opportunity to learn more about the condition. Daniel will share his insights into his life living with type 1 diabetes. Daniel has lived with the condition for over 26 years. He also lives with diabetic retinopathy and received a kidney transplant in 2018. 

    • 1 hr 30 min
    50. Marcel: I thought I was cured but diabetes tricked me

    50. Marcel: I thought I was cured but diabetes tricked me

    I speak to Marcel who is a member of a group called Blazin Squad and was also on Love Island in 2017. Marcel was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2020. In our chat we talk about: 
    His diagnosis story how researching type 1 in the hours after diagnosis surprised his doctorsLife in the entertainment industry with type 1 diabetes Dealing with diabetes emergencies The importance of his family when living with type 1 and moreUseful links:
    Marcel on Instagram
    The Somerville's - YouTube Channel
    Daniel on Instagram

    Sound from Zapsplat.com

    A bit about the show and host
    The Talking Type 1 podcast is a diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel brings to you interviews with members of the diabetes community sharing their journeys of the ups and downs of living with type 1 diabetes. You’ll hear from those who live with type 1 diabetes, provide care to those living with type 1, healthcare professionals and experts in their field. The interviews will be an open and honest insight into life with type 1 diabetes that you can relate to and also provide the opportunity to learn more about the condition. Daniel will share his insights into his life living with type 1 diabetes. Daniel has lived with the condition for over 26 years. He also lives with diabetic retinopathy and received a kidney transplant in 2018. 

    • 1 hr 7 min
    49. Why does insulin sensitivity matter?

    49. Why does insulin sensitivity matter?

    Paul Coker is on the podcast this episode. Paul has been living with type 1 diabetes since 1977. Paul has a keen interest in type 1 diabetes and exercise, particularly insulin sensitivity. Over the years Paul has been living with the condition he has overcome many challenges. He shares how he needed to advocate for himself again nurses when he was under the age of 10. 
    Useful links:
    Paulcoker.com
    Paul on Twitter
    1bloodydrop.com
    Daniel on Instagram
     Sound from Zapsplat.com
     A bit about the show and host
    The Talking Type 1 podcast is a diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel brings to you interviews with members of the diabetes community sharing their journeys of the ups and downs of living with type 1 diabetes. You’ll hear from those who live with type 1 diabetes, provide care to those living with type 1, healthcare professionals and experts in their field. The interviews will be an open and honest insight into life with type 1 diabetes that you can relate to and also provide the opportunity to learn more about the condition. Daniel will share his insights into his life living with type 1 diabetes. Daniel has lived with the condition for over 26 years. He also lives with diabetic retinopathy and received a kidney transplant in 2018. 
     

    • 1 hr 14 min
    48. Diabetes and Fertility with Anita Beckwith

    48. Diabetes and Fertility with Anita Beckwith

    My guest today is Anita Beckwith. Anita leads the Diabetes Specialist Dietitian Team and DAFNE services at Kings College Hospital in London. Anita's practice is heavily embedded within the National DAFNE Consortium. Anita is also a certified fertility dietician. Anita supports many women, men and couples through their fertility journey.  When it comes to preconception for people living with diabetes it has been focused on our glucose levels however Anita provides a more holistic approach to supporting diabetes management, overall nutrition and lifestyle.
     

    Useful links:
    Anita on Instagram
    Fertility.Hormone.Dietician - Instagram
    Anita's website
    Useful links for Anita
    Daniel on Instagram
    Sound from Zapsplat.com
    A bit about the show and host
    The Talking Type 1 podcast is a diabetes podcast by Daniel Newman. Daniel brings to you interviews with members of the diabetes community sharing their journeys of the ups and downs of living with type 1 diabetes. You’ll hear from those who live with type 1 diabetes, provide care to those living with type 1, healthcare professionals and experts in their field. 
    The interviews will be an open and honest insight into life with type 1 diabetes that you can relate to and also provide the opportunity to learn more about the condition. Daniel will share his insights into his life living with type 1 diabetes. Daniel has lived with the condition for over 26 years. He also lives with diabetic retinopathy and received a kidney transplant in 2018. 
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    • 1 hr 23 min

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