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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 moms and caregivers of type 1 diabetics. Hosted by Katie Roseborough, a T1D mom, the show features heartfelt and insightful conversations with other T1D parents as well as members and professionals connected to the type 1 community. Each episode aims to equip, inspire, encourage and inform 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.

Recent Episodes

#55 TEEN SERIES part 3: Teen burnout and rebellion with Joe Solowiejczyk

Jan. 27, 2022

Join me today as I speak with Diabetes Nurse Educator and family therapist, Joe Solowiejczyk, as we discuss how to handle burnout and rebellion in teenagers living with type 1 diabetes. Joe has been working in the field of d…

Parents Of T1D Teen Series

#54 TEEN SERIES part 2: Insulin Needs in Teens with Rachel Halverson, CDCES

Jan. 19, 2022

Episode 54 features Rachel Halverson, CDCES . If you remember, Rachel is the trooper that joined me for ALL 10 weeks of the newly diagnosed series. Today, Rachel and I discuss a general overview of insulin needs in teenagers…

Parents Of T1D Teen Series

#53 TEEN SERIES part 1: Raising Teens with Diabetes with Moira McCarthy

Jan. 13, 2022

This is episode 53 of the Sugar Mama’s Podcast and the very first in our series for parents of T1D teens. I just want to encourage you that, even if your type 1 kiddo isn’t a teen, don’t check out! There are so many nuggets …

#52 Myabetic with Kyrra Richards

Jan. 5, 2022

Episode 52 features Kyrra Richards, owner, founder and CEO of Myabetic. If you don't already know, Myabetic sells chic and fashionable diabetes products that are truly beautiful AND practical. From purses to sling bags, back…

T1D Research

#51 The Omnipod 5 Clinical Research Trial

Dec. 23, 2021

Today I had the pleasure of talking to Skiy Berglund whose daughter, Vera, has been participating in the Omnipod 5 (OP5) Clinical Reasearch Trial (CRT) for the past year! If you're anything like me, you've been waiting patie…

Guest: Skiy Berglund

#50 Dexcom 101 and How to Read the Dots, not the Arrows

Dec. 16, 2021

We love our Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor! However, before we got on it, we had A TON of questions and were pretty nervous about how the whole thing worked. Today, I discuss all things Dexcom including terminology, ca…

#49 Holiday Gift Ideas for your Kid with T1D

Dec. 8, 2021

The holidays are literally right around the corner! This episode highlights some good gift and stocking stuffer ideas for you child living with type 1 diabetes. I certainly don't advocate getting them ONLY gifts surrounding …

T1D Research

#48 Stimuli Responsive Glucagon and T1D Research with Dr. Matthew Webber

Dec. 1, 2021

Episode 48 of The Sugar Mama's Podcast features Dr. Matthew Webber, an associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Notre Dame. He is currently in charge of a team that is studying, among…

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

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!