May 29, 2023
In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, we’re breaking the silence and discussing an important topic. Join Coach Val in this podcast episode as she addresses the challenges of diabetes burnout, exhaustion, and overwhelm. You’ll leave this episode with practical strategies you can implement today to start navigating burnout with a game plan!
Regular checkups are an important part of caring for your diabetes for several reasons. The biggest reason is that things change over time, and your healthcare provider can help you adjust when they do. If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, you’re at an increased risk of other serious health conditions, including heart and kidney disease and other autoimmune conditions so it is important to stay up-to-date with your health screenings.
May 22, 2023
May 14, 2023
In this podcast, Briana shares her real and raw experience of managing Type 1 Diabetes through pregnancy and postpartum. She talks about the challenges she faced, the highs and lows, and the emotional rollercoaster of the journey. Briana’s honest account provides a candid perspective on navigating parenthood with Type 1 Diabetes.
If you’re living with Type 1 Diabetes, you may have noticed that your blood sugars sometimes spike after a workout. In this podcast, we’ll discuss the three main reasons for high blood sugars post-workout, including the impact of different types of exercise, the timing of your last meal, and insulin on board.
May 8, 2023
May 3, 2023
In this podcast, we’ll be discussing a topic that’s important for those living with Type 1 Diabetes – the fertility awareness method and cycle tracking. As a Type 1 Diabetic, managing blood sugar levels can be a challenging and constant struggle, and understanding how your menstrual cycle affects your blood sugar levels is essential.
Being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes was specifically hard for me, especially after 10 years of practicing as a competitive gymnast. I was used to feeling strong. Now when I exercised, I had to make sure I carbed up beforehand, had a Gatorade in my bag at all times and had to mentally prepare myself for the low blood sugar that was bound to happen.
April 21, 2023
April 10, 2023
We’re taking you behind the scenes of a real and raw conversation today. When you’re diagnosed with diabetes, not only is it an adjustment for you but for everyone in your life as well.
Cycle Syncing is a practice where you match your lifestyle, workouts and nutrition to your menstrual cycle. Because different times of the month bring different energy, nutrition needs and physiological changes, this practice allows you to meet your body where it is instead of pushing against it.
April 7, 2023
March 27, 2023
Diabetes technology is constantly evolving – which means there is a lot to keep up with. Omnipod 5, Control IQ, Dexcom G7.. what’s there to know?
The PFF Method and dessert.. two things we love around here. Who said you can’t eat dessert as a person with diabetes?! Add in some protein, fat, and fiber and you can make any snack or dessert blood sugar friendly. Keep scrolling for Coach Jess’s High Protein Cookie Dough Bites.
March 24, 2023