Join us for our next Beta Change Minisode with Sena Yüzgeç, environmental engineering student, designer of the SeYu collection, and creator of Diabetsese! Sena has been living with type 1 diabetes for over 10 years and will be joining us from Turkey. 

Don’t forget to follow her on Instagram: @Diabitess and check out the Global Postcard she wrote for us here.

Balancing Diabetes, Research, Parenting and Self-Care

Heather Walker is a diabetes advocate and a PhD Candidate. Her passion, engagement and endless curiosity has seen her through various journeys and now exploring the land of academia. In this minisode, she shares her story and all her wisdom of how she got into research and academia, juggling motherhood and the importance of self-care. 

Follow Heather’s updates and learn of opportunities to be part of her research:

Blog: The Chronic Scholar – thechronicscholar.com

Twitter: @HeatherGabel

Instagram: @HeatherRoseWalker

Diabetes, Parenting and Entrepreneuring

Shelsea describes herself as a human pancreas for her daughter, Coral, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was just 16 months old. Since Coral’s diagnosis, Shelsea has become a fierce diabetes advocate, sharing her experiences on her blog T1dLife and becoming a beacon of hope and comfort for other parents of kids with diabetes. In our Minisode with her, we chat about all things diabetes advocacy and support. 

Follow Shelsea’s story and check out her store:

Blog: www.typeonediabetic-life.com

Web Store: www.zazzle.com/t1dlife

Facebook: www.facebook.com/typeonediabeticlife

Instagram: @type1diabetic_life