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OMG Nick Jonas … with a Sizeable Shout-Out to Dexcom.

Uncategorized By June 26, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , 12 Comments

I can’t hear the name “Nick Jonas” without immediately hearing the then-teenaged cousins in my family clutching their invisible pearls and screaming, “OMGNICKJONAS” as if it was one word. In my mind, I think of Nick Jonas as a kind and smart … not because I have any personal experience to base that assumption off of, but because he’s also…


Diabetes Connections, with Stacey Simms.

Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, Podcast, Psychosocial Support, SUM in Other Places By June 17, 2015 Tags: , , , , , 2 Comments

There’s a new podcast on the … block?  On the radio?  The Internet.  It’s definitely on the Internet.  And it’s brought to our community by one of our own – Stacey Simms, mom of a child with type 1 diabetes and a professional broadcast journalist.  In her new podcast, Diabetes Connections, Stacey is bringing those two passions together to inform…


Sam Talbot: Putting Life First

Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community By August 4, 2011 Tags: , , No Comments

Sam Talbot is a talented chef, scoring high ranks as “Fan Favorite” on Top Chef.  My mother-in-law thinks he’s handsome (and she’s not alone – ask half of the ladies at FFL!).  And he is “one of us,” living with type 1 diabetes since he was twelve years old.   Recently, Sam joined the LifeScan crew as one of their celebrity…