Diabetic to Dietetics
I was in the right place at the right time, wearing the most perfect hoody, to take on sport nutrition awareness and advocacy.
That time in internship when you go from following dietitians to leading nutrition ... kind of surprising the rotation it happened to me on!
Dear readers, today I bring you a post from the memory vault, a post that invites you into the early days of my type-1 diabetes, a post that is very…
Halfway through my dietetics practicum and the one thing I keep saying over and over: Thank You Journalism!
When the BG gods are against you, there's only one thing to do: fight like a bat out of hell to get through it!
For over 30 years, my HbA1c has haunted me. It's high time we, the diabetes community, put a stop to that.
After years of no races on the calendar, suddenly this T1D sport chickie's calendar is filling up with running and cycling races!
It's a been a helluva decade - traveling, mommying, running, cycling, learning, all with type-1 diabetes!
From my family to yours: Happy Holidays! Wishing all my T1D peeps a blood-glucose drama-free, glorious time of year 😀
The year was 2010. The date was October 10. It was the Portland Marathon, my first marathon. I had just crossed the finish line. And after more than 4 hours…
The Vancouver media missed a HUGE opportunity on the amazing things people are doing with type-1 diabetes, and I'm calling them out and making it right.
For six weeks I worked with upcoming star athletes, Olympic athletes, top-notch sport dietitians – and advocated the hell out of type-1 diabetes in sport!