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All About New Diabetes Diet Guidelines with RD, CDE Hope Warshaw

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

Release Date: 06/25/2019

When your sibling has T1D: Stacey's daughter Lea shares her story show art When your sibling has T1D: Stacey's daughter Lea shares her story

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

Stacey talks a lot about her son with type 1 but, as many of you know, she also has a daughter who doesn’t have diabetes. What’s it like to grow up with a sibling who gets more attention for something you can’t do anything about? Lea was five when her little brother was diagnosed – she’s now 21 and she has a lot to say. This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds of questions, please contact your health care provider. Episode Transcription Below (or coming soon!) Please visit our Sponsors & Partners - they help make the show possible!

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In the News... Teplizumab approved, Twitter mess for Lilly, Medtronic 7-day infusion set launches, and more! show art In the News... Teplizumab approved, Twitter mess for Lilly, Medtronic 7-day infusion set launches, and more!

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

It’s in the News.. the top diabetes stories of the past seven days. This week, the first drug to prevent T1D for any length of time is approved, Eli Lilly takes a financial hit from a Twitter impersonation stunt, Medtronic's 7-day pump infusion set is ready for consumers, Dexcom's G7 gets great reviews from older folks and educators for ease of use, a new study about light at night and diabetes and more! Learn more about the T1D Exchange: Episode Transcription Below (or coming soon!) Please visit our Sponsors & Partners - they help make the show possible!   Hello and welcome...

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The Future of Long-Term CGM Systems with Senseonics CMO Dr. Fran Kaufman show art The Future of Long-Term CGM Systems with Senseonics CMO Dr. Fran Kaufman

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

Eversense is a CGM that goes under the skin and stays there for up to six months. The company that makes it has big plans to make that time period longer and to make the sensor even more accurate. Stacey talks to Senseonics Chief Medical Officer Dr. Francine Kaufman. They had a wide ranging conversation about everything from sensor length to interoperability and working with different pump systems as well as access and so much more. This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds of questions, please contact your health care provider. Episode Transcription Below (or...

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In the News.. Diabetes supply prices capped, New integrated insulin pen system, T1D diagnosis study and more! show art In the News.. Diabetes supply prices capped, New integrated insulin pen system, T1D diagnosis study and more!

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

It's in the News.. the top diabetes stories of the past seven days. This week, one state caps not just insulin prices, but diabetes supplies for some, Lilly is out with a new integrated pen system, new study look at DKA at diagnosis of type 1 and what that means for health issues later on, and more! Learn more about the T1D Exchange: Episode Transcription Below (or coming soon!) Please visit our Sponsors & Partners - they help make the show possible!   Hello and welcome to Diabetes Connections In the News! I’m Stacey Simms and these are the top diabetes stories and headlines...

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Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

Type One Talks is a popular YouTube channel with videos that help manage all sort of technology and situations around diabetes. But its host and founder says he wasn’t always that interested a diabetes deep dive. It all changed with his first CGM. Tom was an accountant in his former life so he really does love numbers. We’ll talk about his diagnosis as a child in the former Czechoslovakia, how much everything has changed and why he started making videos about diabetes technology, basically experimenting on himself. This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds of...

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In the News... Researching T2D drugs for T1D, Medtronic 780G moves ahead, Diabetes Awareness Month stuff and more! show art In the News... Researching T2D drugs for T1D, Medtronic 780G moves ahead, Diabetes Awareness Month stuff and more!

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

It's in the News.. the top diabetes stories of the past seven days. This week: new research looks at off-label use of GLP and SGLT drugs for people with type 1, Medtronic gets 780G approval in Canada, finger prick early detection of type 1, and lots going on for Diabetes Awareness Month. Episode Transcription Below (or coming soon!) Please visit our Sponsors & Partners - they help make the show possible! Hello and welcome to Diabetes Connections In the News! I’m Stacey Simms and these are the top diabetes stories and headlines of the past seven days. XX In the news is brought to...

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What are your What are your "Rules of Engagement?"- Conversations around CGM

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

When it comes to using a CGM, the first question you may ask is, "How quickly can I get one?!" But this week, you'll hear there are a few other questions you may want to ask in order to get the most out of continuous glucose monitoring. In this excerpt from "Still the World's Worst Diabetes Mom: More Real Life Stories of Parenting a Child With Type 1 Diabetes," Stacey lays out conversations to have BEFORE you decide whether and how to use a CGM. Thinking this out can make your child’s use of a CGM more effective and with less stress for you. It may even be helpful for adults considering...

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Building Community Through Storytelling: SixUntilMe's Kerri Sparling show art Building Community Through Storytelling: SixUntilMe's Kerri Sparling

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

The author of Kerri Sparling, isn’t blogging any more, but she’s still looking for stories of connection and community built around conversation For 14 years Kerri wrote a daily blog about her experience with type 1. She put aside SixUntilMe in 2019. We’re going to talk about what she thinks about the online community these days and what’s next. This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds of questions, please contact your health care provider. Episode Transcription Below (or coming soon!) Please visit our Sponsors & Partners - they help make the...

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In the News... insulin rationing, DIY tech studies, iLet pump research and more! show art In the News... insulin rationing, DIY tech studies, iLet pump research and more!

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

It’s It’s “In the News…” a look at the top diabetes stories and headlines of the past seven days. This week: a troubling new study about how many people with diabetes ration insulin, a new study looks at OpenAPS compared to traditional pumps, more research on Beta Bionics' iLet pump, an old diabetes drug might help in the fight against dementia, and more! Learn more about the T1D Exchange: https://t1dexchange.org/stacey/ Episode Transcription Below (or coming soon!) Please visit our Sponsors & Partners - they help make the show possible! Hello and welcome to Diabetes...

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What happens at T1D teen retreats (and what adults can learn from them) show art What happens at T1D teen retreats (and what adults can learn from them)

Diabetes Connections with Stacey Simms Type 1 Diabetes

Who would volunteer to spend a weekend with a bunch of teens with type 1? A bunch of people who’ve been there! We’re talking about teen retreats – and what even adults can learn – about the power of connection. Patrick Mertes has lived with type 1 since he was a child. If that name sounds remember, he’s one of the climbers from the 50-in-50 project where he and a friend climbed the highest peak in all 50 states in 50 days a couple of years back. He also runs a fantastic family and teen retreat in North Carolina. This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds...

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Low carb, high fat, counting protein for dosing insulin.. when it comes to food and diabetes, there’s a lot to keep in mind. It's not as simple as reading a label and measuring a dose. Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Hope Warshaw takes us through the most recent research about eating well with diabetes and talks about food labels. 

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This podcast is not intended as medical advice. If you have those kinds of questions, please contact your health care provider.

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00:00 Open/Tease - What's on the show this week?

1:40 Stacey welcome: She shares how Stay Put patches helped keep Benny's Dexcom sensor on through diabetes camp and a beach trip (not a commercial). And get your show transcriptions! Just sign up for the newsletter and each month a new transcript will come right to you. 

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6:00 Interview with Hope Warshaw, RD, CDE

35:30 Community Connection: Automated Insulin Delivery, a new book and project from Dana Lewis

40:30 TMSG: A Starbucks barista realizes his mistake and fixes a drink (no sugar, please!). A listener has the same, low A1C four tests in a row and a diabetes dad shares his son's 24 hour in range triumph (along with a fun dinosaur adventure along the way).

45:30 Stacey shares what happens when she and Benny forget the long-acting dose during their beach vacation. It all worked out fine, but not without some extra work and worry.
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