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Monthly Archive: April 2015

Drag Racing With Type 1 Diabetes

For a woman whose hobby is a volatile sport – namely drag racing close to 200 mph, the last thing to slow her down is her type 1 diabetes. Wynette was diagnosed with gestational diabetes during her first pregnancy at the age of 21. After giving birth, her gestational diabetes went away only to

Diabetes Show and Tell: Jonni Lightfoot

MiniMed Ambassador and professional musician, Jonni Lightfoot, has been living with type 1 diabetes since the age of 27 and pumping since age 29. You may remember the Air Supply bassist and band leader from his past LOOP blog posts, Rock N Roll Road Trip with Diabetes and A Little Help from a Friend:

My Destination Wedding With Diabetes

One of my favorite types of blog posts to read is how women with diabetes manage their diabetes on a wedding day. How does it fit in with the dress, the menu, the event flow? I’ve come to realize the reason a wedding stands out from other couple-of-hour events, like prom or a birthday