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This is Type 1: Real-Life Type 1 Diabetes

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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.

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.

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United States

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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.

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English

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Episodes

Ep. 110: Jessie Started College

9/21/2021
Jessie started college! After taking a month off from recording to settle into her first year at Montana State University, Jessie reports back on what she's learned so far. She shares diabetes lessons, life lessons, and overall excitement plus overwhelm for this new chapter in her life. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up...

Duration:00:48:14

Ep. 109: Inside Myabetic with Kyrra Richards

9/14/2021
Kyrra Richards, founder of Myabetic, joined us to talk about her journey to running an ecommerce company. Myabetic is a high-end diabetes accessory brand featuring stylish bags, premium supply cases, jewelry, and accessories. Myabetic also has its own TV streaming service, called Myabetic Diabetes TV, featuring premium TV shows and films for diabetes viewers across the globe. This company is changing the way diabetes looks and how living with diabetes feels, by focusing on STYLE, not...

Duration:00:55:30

Ep. 108: Keeping Your Eyeballs Healthy

9/7/2021
It's important to keep your eyeballs healthy as a type 1 diabetic. You only have one pair, and T1D can really cause problems if you don't have good control over the long term. As type 1 diabetics, we need to pay attention to our eyeball health perhaps even more than the average person because of our risk of developing diabetic retinopathy. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D...

Duration:00:22:31

Ep. 107: A Lifetime of T1D, with Richard Vaughn

8/31/2021
Richard Vaughn was diagnosed at age 6 with type 1 diabetes. He's lived with it for over 75 years now. Richard joined us on the podcast to talk about his experience with so many years of T1D. The most surprising thing I learned? Richard did not know his blood sugar for 40 years. Now, age 81, he has very few complications or health problems related to T1D. Richard is a wealth of information for any T1D and their families. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo...

Duration:01:05:27

Ep. 106: Embracing Discomfort

8/24/2021
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. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D...

Duration:00:20:01

Ep. 105: Divorced Parents, with Tyler Bates

8/17/2021
Tyler Bates, a friend of ours from diabetes camp growing up, joins us to talk about his experience dealing with type 1 diabetes and divorced parents. Tyler's diagnosis story is one of the best I've ever heard, so make sure you listen to this episode! Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up for a free 60-minute life coaching...

Duration:01:06:12

Ep. 104: Jessie & Colleen Interview Each Other

8/10/2021
Colleen and Jessie spend this episode interviewing each other! We talk diabetes, life plans, college experience, and many of the usual questions we ask our guests. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up for a free 60-minute life coaching consultJoin my free Facebook groupSupport the show (https://www.inspiredforward.com/kofi)

Duration:01:01:57

Ep. 103: T1D Entrepreneurship, with Kristina Loskarjova

8/3/2021
Kristina Loskarjova was diagnosed at age 3 with type 1 diabetes. She joins us to talk about entrepreneurship, growing up with parents who taught her that nothing can hold her back. Her book, Yes You Can, tells the stories of multiple T1Ds who proved that they can do whatever they set their minds to. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next...

Duration:00:44:33

Ep. 102: Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)

7/27/2021
Diabetic ketoacidosis (also known as DKA) is a dangerous medical complication of untreated T1D. In this episode, we discuss what causes it, the risk factors for going into DKA, symptoms to watch out for, how to treat it, recovery, and prevention in the future. We also briefly touch on the difference between diabetic ketoacidosis and nutritional ketosis. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes &...

Duration:00:33:19

Bonus! How to Tell Your Roommate You're T1D

7/25/2021
In this short bonus episode, Jessie shares how she told her college roommate that she has type 1 diabetes. Support the show (https://www.inspiredforward.com/kofi)

Duration:00:08:58

Ep. 101: Diabetes Health & Wellness, with Steve Mann

7/20/2021
We talk with Steve Mann, health coach for type 1 and type 2 diabetics, about his career path from big tech marketing to supporting the diabetes community. As a long-time T1D, Steve has seen some major changes in diabetes management and his experience helps him guide other diabetics away from the same mistakes he made. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady...

Duration:00:45:11

Ep. 100: Voices of the Community (The Unicorn)

7/13/2021
UNICORN ALERT! Listen to the voices of the diabetes community share how long they've had T1D, what they use to manage it, and what they wish they could tell their younger selves about T1D. Thank you SO MUCH to the voices who contributed to this episode. You are the reason we keep going each week. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next...

Duration:00:13:37

Ep. 99: How to Get an Insulin Pump, with Ryan Griffin

7/6/2021
Photographer Ryan Griffin joins us to talk about getting an insulin pump as a newly diagnosed type 1 diabetic. Diagnosed in November 2020, it took Ryan less than 6 months to get on the Tandem insulin pump. If you're looking at getting a pump, this episode is for you. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up for a free 60-minute...

Duration:00:42:23

Ep. 98: Self-Sabotaging Your Diabetes

6/29/2021
At times, we may self-sabotage our diabetes self care and management even if it's not what we want to do long term. In this episode, Jessie and I talk about what self-sabotage is, what causes it, and what to do about it. Remember that you are not alone on your T1D journey. If you need help, please reach out to us or a member of your care team, or someone from the DOC. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode...

Duration:00:41:22

Ep. 97: Dawning Diabetes, with Naomi Williams

6/22/2021
Naomi Williams, host of Dawning Diabetes, joins us to talk about spreading awareness for type 1 diabetes and other autoimmune disorders. Naomi shares her journey with T1D and what it was like for her in college, which Jessie is definitely interested about! Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up for a free 60-minute life...

Duration:00:55:14

Bonus! 60-Day Novel Writing Challenge

6/16/2021
Want to write a novel in just 2 months? Join Halie Fewkes' 60-Day Novel Writing Challenge, kicking off on July 1st, 2021. Sign up at the60daynovelwritingchallenge.com. It's $149 to join the challenge, and if you upgrade to Professional Premium, you'll get weekly group accountability coaching from ME, and authorship coaching from Halie. It's seriously a steal for everything you're getting in this challenge. I'll see you inside! Support the show (https://www.inspiredforward.com/kofi)

Duration:00:02:42

Ep. 96: Managing a Move with T1D

6/15/2021
I moved states! Are you wondering about managing a move with T1D? I share my lessons learned, breaking it down to pre-move, during the move, and post-move. Through them all, you'll need your low snacks and supplies available, but there's so much more that goes into staying safe as a type 1 diabetic while handling a move. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and...

Duration:00:39:00

Ep. 95: Pancreas Transplant, with Brandon Mouw

6/8/2021
Brandon Mouw shares his amazing journey to getting a pancreas-only transplant after an unexplained bout of kidney stones turned him into a brittle diabetic. While Brandon is technically no longer a T1D, he has over 30 years' experience with T1D and honestly would rather have well controlled T1D than deal with the anti-rejection treatments. But as he shares in both this episode AND his upcoming book, that was not an option. His brittle diabetes almost killed him. Read the show notes and find...

Duration:00:59:22

Ep. 94: What I Eat on My Low Carb Protocol

6/1/2021
We dive deep into what we mean when we say we eat "low carb". I explain why I eat the way I do, and the results it's given me over the past six years. Consider "low carb" an experiment and don't get caught up in what other people think you should or shouldn't do. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up for a free 60-minute life...

Duration:00:30:28

Ep. 93: Pregnancy with T1D, with Kristen Haymon

5/25/2021
Pregnancy and T1D can be a daunting combination to those women concerned about what risks accompany it. Listen in to hear Kristen Haymon's experience with pregnancy after loss, and with twins, no less! For those of you with questions, Kristen has some answers. Read the show notes and find all the links discussed in the episodeGo straight to our podcast page to find all the episode show notes & relevant T1D links and resourcesReady to take the next step? Sign up for a free 60-minute life...

Duration:00:36:53