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March 16, 2022

#62 TEEN SERIES Part 10: Invincible Kids Network with Bob Weishar

It's the last episode in the series for parents of T1D teens and today's guest is Bob Weishar, founder of the Invincible Kids Net…

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March 10, 2022

#61 TEEN SERIES PART 9: Eating Disorders and Diabetes with Joe Solowi…

Family therapist and Diabetes Nurse Educator, Joe Solowiejczyk, is back for today's episode to talk about diabetes and eating dis…

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March 3, 2022

#60 TEEN SERIES Part 8: Drinking and Diabetes with Rachel Halverson, …

Today, Rachel Halverson (RN, CDCES), and I are talking about drinking, diabetes and the effect that alcohol has on blood sugar. W…

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Feb. 23, 2022

#59 TEEN SERIES Part 7: T1D Teens and Driving with Moira McCarthy

I'm back today with Moira McCarthy, fellow type 1 mama and author of the book Raising Teens with Diabetes: a Survival Guide for P…

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Feb. 17, 2022

#58 TEEN SERIES Part 6: The College Diabetes Network with Molly Johan…

Even if your child with type 1 diabetes is a toddler, it's never too early to start planning for those future college years! Toda…

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Feb. 10, 2022

#57 TEEN SERIES part 5: T(een)1D Podcast with Jacqueline Lynch

The T(een)1D Podcast is a type 1 diabetes podcast hosted by a T1D teen. Pretty amazing, right?! In todays episode, I get to talk …

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Feb. 3, 2022

#56 TEEN SERIES part 4: Giving your Teen more Independence with Stace…

Stacey Simms is the host of the very successful T1D news podcast, Diabetes Connections and the author of the book The World's Wor…

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Jan. 27, 2022

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

Join me today as I speak with Diabetes Nurse Educator and family therapist, Joe Solowiejczyk, as we discuss how to handle burnout…

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Jan. 19, 2022

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

Episode 54 features Rachel Halverson, CDCES . If you remember, Rachel is the trooper that joined me for ALL 10 weeks of the newly…

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Jan. 13, 2022

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

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 encourag…

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Jan. 5, 2022

#52 Myabetic with Kyrra Richards

Episode 52 features Kyrra Richards, owner, founder and CEO of Myabetic. If you don't already know, Myabetic sells chic and fashio…

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Dec. 23, 2021

#51 The Omnipod 5 Clinical Research Trial

Today I had the pleasure of talking to Skiy Berglund whose daughter, Vera, has been participating in the Omnipod 5 (OP5) Clinical…

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Dec. 16, 2021

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

We love our Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor! However, before we got on it, we had A TON of questions and were pretty nervous…

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Dec. 8, 2021

#49 Holiday Gift Ideas for your Kid with T1D

The holidays are literally right around the corner! This episode highlights some good gift and stocking stuffer ideas for you chi…

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Dec. 1, 2021

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

Episode 48 of The Sugar Mama's Podcast features Dr. Matthew Webber, an associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineeri…

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Nov. 23, 2021

#47 Type 1 Diabetes THE MUSICAL

I am, and have always been, one of those people who goes around singing songs that match whatever circumstance I find myself in. …

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Nov. 17, 2021

#46 Children with Diabetes and Friends for Life with Marissa and Leigh

This week on Episode 46 I had the pleasure of chatting with Marissa Town and Leigh Fickling, two women who have been involved pro…

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Nov. 10, 2021

#45 Fostering to Adopt Type 1 Diabetes with Sarah Vaughan

In episode 45, Sarah Vaughan tells her beautiful and heartwarming story of fostering to adopt a daughter with type 1 diabetes AND…

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Nov. 3, 2021

#44 Glowcose, the awesome T1D Gadget with Kevin

Does your type 1 diabetes management need a glow up? Well, let me introduce you to Glowcose, quite possibly the coolest type 1 di…

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Oct. 27, 2021

#43 Our relationship with and Mindset Towards Food with Amanda, T1D N…

Amanda Ciprich is a registered dietician and the founder of T1D Nutritionist where she helps type 1 diabetics and their families …

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Oct. 20, 2021

#42 Mr. Brooks: Child Actor with Type 1

Episode 42 features Hannegan, mom to Mr. Brooks Roseberry the child actor who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes 3 years ago. THI…

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Oct. 13, 2021

#41 Teddy Talks with Vanessa Messenger

Today I got to chat with super mom, Vanessa Messenger! Vanessa was diagnosed with T1D as a young adult at the age of 24. She is a…

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Oct. 6, 2021

Episode #40 Making Diabetes Work for You with Tori

In this episode I had the pleasure of chatting with Tori, a soon-to-be mother of three whose first child, Jax, was diagnosed with…

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Sept. 29, 2021

#39 Swimming and Sherlock the Diabetic Alert Dog with Adrienne (part …

I'm back with Adrienne this week! Since both Adrienne and I have a pool in our backyard and are dealing with swimming and our T1D…

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