Party Like A Diabetic: Changing Nightlife in Nashville

Caitlin Grenier shares her story and the inspiration behind Party Like a Diabetic: a site that figures out carb counts for eating and drinking in local places.

Embracing My Something: Maddie’s Iceland Adventure

Maddie Aibel shares her story of traveling to Iceland and dealing with sharing her T1D with others.

Why Are HbA1Cs Going Up Among Young Adults?

HbA1C Levels have gone up over the past decade, especially among young adults. At what point does technology become more of a hindrance than a help?

Insulin Manufacturers Called on to Explain Skyrocketing Prices

On Tuesday, a group of U.S. Senators lead by Patty Murray (D-WA) sent letters to executives at Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk, and Sanofi demanding information about the rising prices of insulin.  

Teen with T1D Rationed Insulin to Help Parents

Dillon Hooley started rationing insulin at the beginning of 2018, in an effort to help his parents struggling with finances.

AYUDA: Changing the Face of Diabetes Volunteering Abroad

AYUDA – American Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad – is a nonprofit dedicated to creating culturally sensitive and sustainable diabetes volunteer programs around the world, where American youth can work with youth abroad to make a difference in their communities.

Saving T1D Lives in Bolivia

Dr. Elizabeth Duarte speaks about the challenges faced by people living with Type 1 diabetes in Bolivia and her career serving the T1D community.

Four Years Later: Reflections on Losing Will

As I approach the four year anniversary of Will’s death, I find myself reflecting on what my life looks like now compared to before.

UnitedHealthcare Decision — A Step Backwards for Pump Access

UnitedHealthcare's announcement of a preferred insulin pump for pediatric patients has been denounced by Beyond Type 1 and JDRF.

A Sports Bra for T1D

Judy Mitri created a sports bra with an integrated insulin pump pocket to make working out with T1D easier than ever before.

How to Talk to Kids About Type 1

How do you explain Type 1 diabetes on somewhat of a basic level that children will understand without intimidating, confusing or frightening them?

Jay Franke: Dancing Professionally with T1D

Former Professional Dancer Jay Franke talks about his thriving career in one of the most competitive industries in the world after a Type 1 diagnosis.

Diabetes Scholar Saloni Sharma Talks to Beyond Type 1

To anyone who is applying for the scholarship, make sure you show every facet of yourself. Diabetes is just one part of you, it doesn't define you.

How to Help a Friend with Type 1 and an Eating Disorder

Having Type 1 diabetes is already difficult, and can be greatly exacerbated by an eating disorder, as Sara Mobäck discusses in this interview with BT1.