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Sugar Mama's Podcast: Type 1 Diabetes

Sugar Mama's Podcast: Type 1 Diabetes

The Sugar Mama's Podcast is designed for parents and caregivers of children living with type 1 diabetes. Hosted by Katie Roseborough, a T1D mom, the show features heartfelt and insightful conversations with other T1D parents as well as influential members of the type 1 community. Each episode aims to equip, encourage, empower and entertain those raising children with type 1 diabetes. Get ready to learn a ton and gain a new perspective as Katie and her guests discuss the ins, outs, ups, downs and all arounds of caring for a type 1 warrior.

Host, Katie Roseborough, was recently featured as JDRF's Caregiver Spotlight 


Recent Episodes

#98 Tips and Tricks for Keeping Blood Sugar Stable While Exercising with Lissie Poyner of Needles and Spoons

Jan. 19, 2023

Lissie Poyner of Needles and Spoons is Back today for another awesome episode! Episode #98 is going to give listeners tips and tricks to keep blood sugars stable while exercising. Thank you Lissie for all you help and wisdom…

Guest: Lissie Poyner

#97 Flexibility Centered Approach to Lowering Your A1C with Lissie Poyner of Needles and Spoons

Jan. 10, 2023

Episode 97 features Lissie Poyner, founder and CEO of Needles and Spoons, a type 1 diabetes coaching company. Lissie is a hardworking personal trainer, health coach and type 1 warrior. Together with her team she take a flexi…

Guest: Lissie Poyner

#96 Running the NYC Marathon with Type 1 Diabetes featuring Falyn Shilts

Dec. 20, 2022

Running a marathon is an accomplishment for anyone but running a marathon with type 1 diabetes on board is especially awe inspiring! Today my guest is Falyn Shilts. Falyn is a type 1 warrior who was diagnosed as a teen. She'…

T1D Research

#95 Finding a Biological Cure for Type 1 with Dr. Norma Kenyon from the Diabetes Research Institute

Dec. 13, 2022

This episode’s wonderful and brilliant guest is Dr. Norma Kenyon from the Diabetes Research Institute in Miami Florida and today’s topic is one that every parent of a child living with type 1 diabetes wants to know more abou…

#94 Normal Growth, Forbidden Foods, Sneaking Snacks and Red Flags when it comes to Feeding with Aren Dodge, RDN, CDCES

Dec. 3, 2022

In episode #94, Aren Dodge returns to help guide us through a myriad of topics. We discuss normal growth in our children, forbidden foods and snacks, sneaking foods, and red flags when it comes to feeding. Aren is the owner …

#93 Helping and Encouraging our Picky Eaters with Aren Dodge, RDN, CDCES

Nov. 19, 2022

Today's topic is Helping and Encouraging our Picky Eaters and my awesome guest from the last episode, Aren Dodge, is back to help guide us through this tricky subject. Aren is the owner and founder of Dodge Diabetes , she's …

#92 Raising a Healthy and Competent Eater with Aren Dodge, RDN, CDCES

Nov. 12, 2022

Today's topic is Raising a Healthy and competent eater and my awesome guest to help guide us is Aren Dodge. Aren is the owner and founder of Dodge Diabetes , she's a registered dietician, a diabetes educator, and she has bee…

Mental Health

#91 Relationships and the Stressors that come with a Type 1 Diagnosis with Joanne Robb

Nov. 5, 2022

Relationships with friends, family, our spouse and even our children can be strained when a type 1 diabetes diagnosis enters the picture. Listen in on today's episode as psychotherapist and T1D mama, Joanne Robb, discuss rel…

Recent Blog Posts

Christmas Gift Ideas for your Child with Type 1 Diabetes

The holidays are right around the corner and if you have a kid with type 1 diabetes, you may want to get them a gift or two this Christmas that will enha…

Must-haves after Receiving a Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis

This post will introduce you to five, awesome must-haves to make your life easier after receiving a Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis for you or your loved one.

About the Host

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Katie Roseborough

Host / Mom / Author / Content Creator / Physical Therapist

Katie Roseborough is the host of the Sugar Mama's Podcast, a show designed for moms and caregivers of type 1 diabetics. She lives in Northeast Florida with her wonderful husband, three awesome kids, and one, over-sized emotional support dog.

Katie holds a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Florida. In addition to producing the podcast, Katie works from home as a contract Physical Therapist for a telehealth platform that helps those suffering from musculoskeletal dysfunction.

Katie is also a children's book author and just published her first title, There's a Mermaid in My Pool, in the summer of 2021.

Her hobbies, likes and interests include enjoying the great outdoors, coming up with ridiculous ways to make people laugh, exercising, listening to audiobooks and podcasts, creating shirts to sell on Amazon, spending time with friends and family, and anything having to do with Mexican food!