Lifestyle Archive

How to Get Started with a New Workout Routine

The start of the New Year means resolutions to accomplish goals. Many people set a resolution to exercise more, so we asked Mary Lucas – a member of the Beyond Type Run team in the TCS New York Marathon, to share her tips on beginning a new workout routine for 2018. We are inspired

2017 Round-Up: 7 of Our Favorite Posts from the Year

Last year was an exciting year for all of us here at Medtronic Diabetes, from putting the first group of people with diabetes on the MiniMed 670G system, to sponsoring a team of runners in the New York Marathon with Beyond Type 1!  It’s been my absolute pleasure to highlight some absolutely inspiring stories

Finding a Community through Connected in Motion’s Slipstream

We were proud to sponsor the 2017 Connected in Motion SoCal SlipStream event, an adventure weekend for adults with T1D. I attended with MiniMed Ambassadors, Chris and Julie, and we had an absolute blast! (An island adventure with 60 other people with diabetes? Yes, please!) Today I welcome Chris to share his experience on

17 People with Diabetes Accomplish NYC Marathon

I’ve been to a few marathons (as a spectator!) in my days, but this past weekend for the first time ever, I experienced the New York City Marathon. What an amazing experience to cheer on over 50,000 runners as they ran from Staten Island up through The Bronx. No matter what mile you were

Taking on the New York City Marathon with T1D

Meet Whitney, one of the runners who will be on the Beyond Type Run marathon team at the New York City marathon this Sunday, November 5. Whitney and team, we are so inspired by you and will be cheering for you every step of the way! As I prepare for the NYC Marathon this