Real Life Diabetes

Real Life Diabetes


Latest Episodes

Podcast 119: Type 1 of a Kind – A Girl Needs Pockets | Naomi Kinnamon
May 28, 2022

You might think fashion is the last thing people living with diabetes have on their mind, but in reality, PWDs could benefit a great deal from clothing that is designed with both utility and style in

Podcast 118: Searching for a Cache of Insulin Before It’s Too Late | Noah Averbach-Katz
April 29, 2022

Noah Averbach-Katz blew the doors off a recent Kickstarter campaign for a film that just began production. I believe his experience with live theater AND as a professional actor gave him the upper han

Podcast 117: You Look Fine, Come Back on Monday | Kalex Williams
March 23, 2022

Isn’t it time to start injecting some much-needed diabetes humor to cut through the doom and gloom we face? Kalex Williams is a master at extracting positivity and he has to be one of the coolest peop

Podcast 116: That’s the Million Dollar Question | Sean Kramer
February 24, 2022

People living with diabetes are tired of waiting for a cure, but it’s not time to throw in the towel. Sean Kramer knows about this all too well. Sean is the fourth generation in his family to be livin

Podcast 115: 33 Years in the Making | Esi Akyere Mali Arthur Snodgrass
January 27, 2022

Demanding better care and not being afraid to ask for it, Esi Akyere Mali Arthur Snodgrass is helping others find their voice and live life knowing they are complete and whole. You got to get to know

Podcast 114: Defining Progress in Daily Diabetes Management, Part #2 | Insulin Pump Therapy Leaders
December 03, 2021

Imagine a future where diabetes is the last thing on the mind of people living with it – that is progress! In part #1 we got an inside look at how the insulin industry is spurring each other on to mak

Podcast 113: What Comes First, the Chicken or the Egg – Diabetes & OCD? | Brett Ryan Stewart
November 23, 2021

I’ve joked, and/or compared my diabetes management to OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder), but hadn’t met anyone living with both conditions until interviewing Brett Ryan Stewart. Brett is a Nashville

Podcast 112: Defining Progress in Daily Diabetes Management, Part #1 | Insulin Pump Therapy Leaders
November 10, 2021

The world of diabetes management is growing at an expeditious rate, so how do we define progress in this space? Great question, and one I couldn’t resolve myself so I brought in past podcast guest and

Podcast 111: “Sacrifice the Weak, Re-open Tennessee” | Madison Thorn
October 27, 2021

It’s time to get rid of the word ‘weak’ when talking about people navigating chronic illnesses. In reality, we are some of the strong, unique and resilient people in the world, and Madison Thorn is sp

Podcast 110: Avoiding the Self Pity Track | Ginger Vieira
October 17, 2021

Ginger Vieira learned quickly that it turns out there is a whole lot you can still do even while dealing with diabetes when you approach yourself kindly rather than getting stuck in self pity. She is