Tag: Inspirational People

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Diabetes tried to take many things away from Karin, but it couldn’t take her ambition.

What does life after a transplant look like for RuPauls Drag Race contestant Willow Pill?

“It tethered me to being alive, to something that had so much joy and life in it,” Willow said. 

Lyfebulb Live with IBD Ambassador Iraklis Kourtis: Going from Patient to Entrepreneur

Kourtis explained that IBD doctors try to tune medication for better outcomes, but intermediary points to connect the loop are missing. He says that there is no actual continuous flow of data.

Inside the Patient Entrepreneur’s Mind: Sangeeta Agarawal RN, MS

“Inside the Patient Entrepreneur’s Mind” offers key insights into chronic disease and mission-driven entrepreneurship by some of the most innovative patient entrepreneurs in the world. 

Inside the Patient Entrepreneur’s Mind: Liz Sacco

Managing a chronic illness is challenging, whether it is your own or a loved one’s. Starting and …

JT’s #RealT1DLyfe: Channeling the Difficulties of Chronic Disease into a Compassionate Career in Medicine

Living with Type 1 for the last 15 years has been simultaneously absolutely exhausting and a compelling/ …

Inside the Patient Entrepreneur’s Mind: David Hojah

Managing a chronic illness is challenging, whether it is your own or a loved one’s. Starting and …

My 10 Year Pancreas Transplant Anniversary: A Thank You Letter to the Family who Decided to Offer Their Daughter’s Pancreas

Jan 2, 2010 was the day of my pancreas transplant. This means I have been insulin independent …

Tools to Thrive: Running for T1D Management and Entrepreneurship

Many of us, including myself, face the difficulty of keeping blood sugar levels elevated during sessions of …

Inside the Patient Entrepreneur’s Mind: Ryan Stoll, PhD

Managing a chronic illness is challenging, whether it is your own or a loved one’s. Starting and …