That’s nice. What is a podcast?

I started the Diabetes Connections podcast in June of 2015 and I’m having a blast. Talking to interesting people, learning more about a topic I have great passion for and getting back behind the microphone. What’s not to like? However, quite a few friends and even several guests have said to me, “Wow, you’ve started a podcast?! That’s…

#DOCburnout2015 – Feel the Burn

Interesting blog prompt today from Diabetes Daily. They want our stories about social media burnout. At this moment, I’m not really feeling the burn on social media, probably because I’m  starting to use it in a whole different way. I started my podcast, Diabetes Connections, a few weeks ago; I have additional Facebook and Twitter…

Diabetes Connections – DHF

I can’t believe I’m already at Episode 13 of the podcast. To celebrate lucky number 13, I’m excited to direct you to the Diabetes Connections website. You can listen directly to the episodes through that site, but of course, you can still subscribe and listen through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, etc. The website will also feature…

#DSMA – Numbers & Emotions

Every Wednesday at 9pm (Eastern) we talk diabetes on twitter. Using the hashtag #dsma, the great people behind the Diabetes Social Media Advocacy account ask questions and spark a fast-moving conversation. This week was all about numbers.  I was a bit surprised when a response I gave got a pretty big reaction. Here’s how it looked on…

Dream on 3

A few weeks ago, I noticed a new account following me on Twitter. @Dream_On_3 says they make  sports dreams come true for Charlotte-area children with chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, or life-altering conditions. Then I saw this month they made a dream come true for a child with type 1 diabetes and I really wanted to…