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Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

The T1D news show you've been waiting for! Long-time broadcaster, blogger and diabetes mom Stacey Simms interviews prominent advocates, authors and speakers. Stacey asks hard questions of healthcare companies and tech developers and brings on "everyday' people living with type 1. Great for parents of T1D kids, adults with type 1 and anyone who loves a person with diabetes.
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Now displaying: August, 2019
Aug 29, 2019

This week, Stacey moderates a frank conversation about women’s issues and type 1 diabetes. This episode contains the full panel.

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You'll hear about everything from periods to menopause to appearance issues with diabetes gear. The panel includes Elizabeth Forrest, the founder of Touched by Type 1, the conference where this panel took place, lawyer Risa Katz and Nicole Johnson, who is with JDRF now and was Miss America in 1999.  All the women live with type 1 diabetes.

This is the full panel - an excerpt ran in the episode immediately preceding this one.

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Aug 27, 2019

This week, Stacey moderates a frank conversation about women’s issues and type 1 diabetes.

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You'll hear about everything from periods to menopause to standing up to your doctors. The panel includes Elizabeth Forrest, the founder of Touched by Type 1, the conference where this panel took place, lawyer Risa Katz and Nicole Johnson, who is with JDRF now and was Miss America in 1999.  All the women live with type 1 diabetes.

This is an excerpt of the full panel - we'll run the entire thing in our "Extra" bonus episode which will follow this one by a few days.

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In our Community Connection this week, we’ve been sharing the story of project 50 in 50 – two guys with type 1 tackling the highest peak in all 50 states in 50 days. They did it!

And TMSG: a little help from our friends goes a long way. Great story of support at the endo’s office.

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00:00 Show Open: What's on this week?

1:40 Stacey welcome: Benny start high school and Lea is off to college

5:30 Excerpt from Women of Type 1 Panel from Touched by Type 1

35:40 Community Connection: Project 50 in 50 is complete!

41:30 TMSG: Two teens with type 1 help each other out at the endo & Stacey gets some good news at the JDRF Central Virginia Type One Nation Summit

46:30 Stacey is on the road - JDRF Houston is next, then Children with Diabetes in Falls Church, VA - request her for your event here.

pre-order Stacey's book: The Worlds Worst Diabetes Mom here

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Aug 20, 2019

Insulet CEO Shacey Petrovic joins us for the first time and talks with Stacey about what's new and what's coming next. Petrovic shares the latest information on Dash, Horizon, Loop and more.

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Shacey also has a personal connection to type 1 diabetes: her father lives with it. She and Stacey talk about the dynamic of caring for a parent with T1D and how technology is changing that.

Vote for us in the Myabetic Diabetes Awards!

DiabetesMine Dash Review

Omnipod Horizon studies

In our Community Connection a little bit of a change from the AADE Conference, they want to change the name Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) to Diabetes Care and Education Specialists.

And in tell me something good.. an honor for a school – thanks to a big gesture from a little kid.

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00:00 Show open: what's on this week?

1:30 Stacey Welcome - back to school! Listen to our interviews about the ADA Safe at School program here 

4:00 Interview with Insulet CEO Shacey Petrovic

39:30 Community Connection: AADE Conference update

43:00 TMSG: We made the finals of the Independent Podcast Awards!

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Aug 13, 2019

Ask The D-Moms is back. This time around we’re answering your questions about the “right” ages for diabetes development, wearing extra gear for DIY systems and a discussing about extra praise for diabetes routine stuff.

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Join Moira McCarthy and Stacey as they answer listener questions and share their own experience raising children with type 1 diabetes.

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In our Community Connection segment, find out about the I Hear You campaign.

In Tell Me Something Good, Stacey share listener milestones and gives and update on Project 50 in 50

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00:00 What's on this show this week?

1:35 Stacey Welcome: more about Benny at "regular" camp, Stacey talks about the Myabetic Diabetes Awards (vote here) and more.

7:45 Ask the D-Moms

43:00 Community Connection: The "I Hear You" campaign

47:30 Tell Me Something Good!

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Aug 6, 2019

It's our annual game show edition! Taped on location at the Children with Diabetes, Friends for Life Conference, we have a lot of fun with in-studio contestants and prominent panelists.

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Our panelists this year are: Dr. Stephen Ponder, founder of Sugar Surfing & a renown pediatric endocrinologist who's lived with type 1 for more than 50 years. Howard Look, founder of Tidepool and the father of a college-aged child with diabetes and Cherise Shockley, founder of DSMA (Diabetes Social Media Advocacy), Blue Fridays, WOCDiabetes and who lives with LADA.

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In our Community Connection this week.. another Caravan to Canada but this one gets the attention of a top tier US presidential candidate

And in Tell Me Something Good: A birthday, an international trip and much more!

This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds of questions, please contact your health care provider.

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Aug 1, 2019

For the first time, researchers have managed to delay the onset of type 1 diabetes. In a breakthrough study, TrialNet was able to delay the onset by two years.

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Stacey talks to Dr. Michael Haller in-depth about this and other studies. An excerpt of this interview ran in our previous episode. In this episode you'll learn more about how TrialNet works, other promising studies and why it's so difficult to prevent an auto-immune disease. Plus, an update on the funding for TrialNet and why they've changed how they re-screen families and individuals.

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