Living Abroad with Type 1 Diabetes

Mary Shi joins us this International Women’s Day to chat about her experiences of moving from China to Paris to complete her PhD. Here, we talk about the challenges and success in adjusting to a different culture, language and healthcare system.

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The Divabetics!

In this Minisode, Ashley speaks with Fabiana about her diabetes advocacy work. In particular, how she helps other people with diabetes to celebrate and make the most out of life with diabetes through the Divabetic movement she founded in Brazil. Ps. we even have Portuguese subtitles for this video!

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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…

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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…

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Global Advocacy with T1International

For Universal Health Coverage Day, we spoke with Cate Ndwiga from Kenya on her role as a global advocate for our friends at T1International. In this Minisode, Cate shares her commitment in advocating for insulin access and affordability for all.  Follow T1International’s work here: Facebook: www.facebook.com/t1international Twitter: @t1international Instagram: @t1international Website: www.t1international.com

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Diabetes and Eating

Diabetes makes our relationship with food a little more complicated and complex. In this Minisode, we chat with Sara Mobäck around developing a healthy relationship while keeping it real on social media. Follow Sara’s story: Facebook: www.facebook.com/diabeteskvinnan1 Instagram: @diabeteskvinnan1 Blog (Swedish): www.devote.se/Diabeteskvinnan

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Diabetes Advocacy and Online Community Building

During National Diabetes Awareness Month this year, we had the pleasure of speaking with Weronika Kowalska on her international diabetes advocacy work. Check out the Minisode below to find out more about her social media channels and how her advocacy passion intertwines with her professional job. Follow Weronika and her work: Facebook: www.facebook.com/BlueSugarCube Twitter: @Blue_Sugar_Cube Instagram: @typeone.bluesugarcube

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