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Sept. 24, 2022

#86 Omnipod 5 Update: Our experience thus far after 2 months

You asked so I answered! So many listeners wanted to know how our experience on Omnipod 5 has been going so I thought it would be…

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Sept. 17, 2022

#85 Universal and Disney theme park passes with Simmons

There aren't many perks when it comes to type 1 diabetes but being able to get a pass at theme parks to greatly minimize the amou…

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Sept. 10, 2022

#84 Summer 2022 in Review: Travel, illness, swimming and summer camp

This episode is all about our summer of 2022. We had such a busy but FUN few months with, of course, type 1 diabetes tagging alon…

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Sept. 2, 2022

#83 Afrezza, the Inhaled Insulin with Ginger Vieira

Today's episode is all about Afrezza, the inhaled insulin! My Guest today is Ginger Vieira. Ginger is the Senior Content Manager …

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Aug. 23, 2022

#82 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 10: Resources for Everything and An…

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the tenth episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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Aug. 18, 2022

#81 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 9: Taming the Highs and Lows with S…

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the ninth episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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Aug. 11, 2022

#80 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 8: Meeting the Challenges of Daily …

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the eight episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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Aug. 4, 2022

#79 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 7: The Art and Science of Bolus Cal…

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the seventh episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and tod…

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July 22, 2022

#78 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 6: Basal Insulin Dosing with Shannan

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the sixth episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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July 14, 2022

#77 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 5: The Basal/Bolus Approach with He…

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the fifth episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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June 30, 2022

#76 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 4: The Three Keys to Better Control…

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the fourth episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and toda…

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June 23, 2022

#75 Think Like a Pancreas, Chapter 3: Beyond the Basics with Miranda

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the third episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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June 16, 2022

#74 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 2: Glucose Control, Y'all, What is …

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the second episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and toda…

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June 9, 2022

#73 Think Like a Pancreas Chapter 1 with author, Gary Scheiner: Time …

Who's ready to think like a pancreas?! This is the first episode in our 10 week, Think Like a Pancreas Book Club Series and today…

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May 26, 2022

#72 Type 1 Diabetes: A Crash Course for Teachers and Schools with Kim…

Kim Rossi is my guest today! Kim has both personal and professional ties to the world of Type 1 Diabetes! Her daughter was diagno…

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May 18, 2022

Episode #71 Part 2: The 411 on the 504 with Leigh Fickling

The 504 plan! What is it? What's in it? And how can we make sure our children living with type 1 diabetes are cared for and safe …

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May 11, 2022

#70 Metformin use in kids with Type 1 Diabetes

While preparing for the upcoming Think Like a Pancreas Book Club series that launches this summer (June 2022), I read a lot about…

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May 4, 2022

#69 Living in Freedom with Type 1 Diabetes; a chat with Lauren Bongio…

Meet Lauren Bongiorno! Founder and CEO of Risely Health, a diabetes health coaching company that is passionate about empowering t…

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April 27, 2022

#68 When Your Kid is in a HUGE Clinical Research Trail for Teplizumab…

This is episode 68 of the Sugar Mama’s Podcast and today I am chatting with my very good friend, Shannan Critzer. Shannan is a 5t…

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April 20, 2022

#67 Diabetes Sucks and You Can Handle It with Mark Heyman

Mark Heyman is a clinical diabetes psychologist and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES) who has been livin…

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April 14, 2022

#66 Touched by Type 1 with founder, Elizabeth Forrest

This is episode #66 of the Sugar Mama’s Podcast and today I get to chat with the lovely and gracious Elizabeth Forrest who is the…

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April 7, 2022

#65 Sleepovers and Type 1 Diabetes

Let's talk sleepovers and type 1 diabetes! Things to consider, what to pack, how much education to provide and how to deal. My da…

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March 30, 2022

#64 The Trauma and Grief of a Type 1 Diagnosis with Brooke Giordano

Today's topic, is not one that is talked about often but one that I and my my guest, Brooke Giordano, think is very important to …

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March 23, 2022

#63 Is My Best Friend a Robot? An Interview with Mandi Franklin

Today's episode features the super sweet Mandi Franklin; author, blogger, pediatric nurse practitioner and type 1 warrior. Today …

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