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Where Are They Now? 2016 LBNN Award Winner: Brianna Wolin
As we look forward to the 2017 Lyfebulb-Novo Nordisk Innovation Summit & Award, we are also taking some time to reflect back on last year. In our series, ‘Where Are They Now,’ we chat with the finalists of last years award to hear about the importance of the award in the future of...
June 21, 2017
Make Running a Habit
There is nothing like a good run on an early Monday morning to get your juices flowing so you can kick-start a productive day. The refreshing feel of cool morning wind on your face, the sound of motivating music in your ears through your earphones and a gorgeous scenery to keep you in awe: all ...
June 20, 2017
Real Talk With Dave: Feeling Bad For Having Diabetes – My Worst Experience
This is something that is very personal to me, and I really haven’t shared how I felt about it up until now. Over Christmas break of 2016, my family and I decided to go on a vacation to Egypt. This was the first time I have traveled with my Diabetes out of the country in the 9 years I have...
June 16, 2017
Diabetes is a tough disease to live with – I know this first hand. I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) the summer I was turning 17, and it changed my life. At the time I was a competitive athlete, playing tennis on the Swedish National Team, and an excellent student. Nothing had prepared...
June 15, 2017
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5 Food Panaceas For Diabetes That Amaze You
The most decisive measure to be safe and secure from all kind of diseases is the intake of healthy foods. A healthy diet not only provides you with the essential nutrients, vitamins, minerals, and fiber but also it keeps you protected against various diseases and conditions such as diabetes, ...
June 14, 2017
3 Mistakes Everyone Makes When Training at Home
Home workout routines are easy and beneficial in many ways. Without an expensive instructor, it’s also easy to make mistakes. Fitness is about developing good habits to improve your health and life in many ways. Get the most out of your routine by avoiding these common mistakes. Imbalanced ...
June 13, 2017
Real Talk With Dave: The Power of Social Media In Bringing Type 1 Diabetics Together
I’ve started my journey on social media as a Type 1 Diabetic back in 2014 when the idea of social media was just beginning to pick up. Since then, I have noticed a huge growth in support, awareness, and a building community develop right before my eyes. Being a T1D, I go through things that ...
June 8, 2017
The Unmatched Courage That Comes From Chronic Disease
A little over a year ago, after resisting the idea for almost a decade, I finally started working with a type one diabetes (T1D) focused non-profit. T1D was already 100% of my life and I hadn’t wanted it to become even more, but after almost two decades with the disease, I gave into the fact ...
June 5, 2017
Real Talk With Dave: Living With Diabetes, LITERALLY.
Each day, most people wake up to a fresh new start. People living with Type 1 Diabetes, however, tend to be going through something 24/7, to the point where they don’t end one day and start a new day. Diabetes carries throughout the night, waking up the person with low blood sugars, ripped...
June 2, 2017
Instagram Has Been A Lifesaver Since My T1D Diagnosis
I was 28 when I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. Like most people, I grew up not really understanding the difference. I thought there was one you got as a child, and one you got as an adult. There is no history of diabetes or autoimmune disease in my family, so honestly, I never really gave ...
May 30, 2017
Interview Series: Anna Sjӧberg of AnnaPS Scandinavia
One of our favorite brands of diabetes friendly clothing, is AnnaPS. They design clothing from t-shirts, tank tops, and sports bras, to underwear for men, women, and children that have integrated pockets to carry diabetes devices, thus making life a little bit easier for those living with ...
May 25, 2017
Recap: Yoga In Central Park by Yoga on the Fly x Lyfebulb
Lorem ipsom dolor Tuesday, May 16th was a perfect spring day. The temperature was in the mid to high 70’s, the sun was out, and the weather was breezy. If that alone was not enough to make one feel happy and at peace, add in the yoga. In partnership with Lyfebulb Patient Entrepreneur, ...
May 24, 2017
The Lifesavers of Type 1 Diabetes
Over time, there have been several breakthroughs in medical technology that have made living with Type 1 Diabetes almost a breeze! From Insulin Pumps to Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGMs), these devices have made the battle of blood sugar regulation so much more bearable and practical in living ...
September 22, 2017
Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases – Risk, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Sameer Ather, MD, PhD People who have diabetes are more likely to develop a stroke or heart attack. It is because they develop risk factors like high cholesterol and high blood pressure, which are associated with heart disease. As a matter of fact, young people who have uncontrolled diabetes for...
September 20, 2017
Real Talk With Dave: My Thoughts on Traveling with Type 1
This past week, my family and I took our annual summer vacation to the Pacific North West (Portland & Seattle) and though it was very fun, I was constantly seeing how much extra “work” T1D brings to the table of the person living with it, even on vacation. It’s been said before, but ...
September 8, 2017