Running Down a Dream

In 2017, Don Muchow became the first person with T1D (and only the third person ever) to complete a solo run of the Texas Capital to Coast race. He challenged himself again in 2018, becoming the first ever person to take on Relay Iowa as a solo runner.

The Fearless Diabetic Project

Matt Vande Vegte talks about his "Fearless Diabetic Project," an offshoot of his and his wife's company, FTF Warrior.

Grateful for Gabby

Deborah Zahorak expresses gratitude for her children's caretaker, Gabby, who wasted no time making sure she became a T1D expert when Deborah's son was diagnosed.

Fundraising is Fun: A DIY Fundraiser for T1D

Global Ambassador Council member Paloma Kemak hosted her own fundraiser for T1D in her community using Beyond Type 1's DIY Fundraising Downloads to guide her.

CW Star Unveils Teen Superheroes with Disabilities

Austin Basis details his comic book series "The Kinetix," which features a protagonist who fights crime while maintaining his Type 1 diabetes.

Hiking the Appalachian Trail with T1D

When Rachel Hemond set out on her 21st birthday to hike the Appalachian Trail, it was the culmination of a life full of adventure and exploration.

‘Prince of Peoria’ Star Gavin Lewis Talks T1D

Gavin Lewis is the star of the Netflix coming of age family comedy Prince of Peoria. Gavin lives with Type 1 diabetes and recently spoke with Beyond Type 1 about his new show, and his life as an actor with T1D.

Rob Howe Interviews Comedian Dave Maher for “Diabetics Doing Things”

Rob Howe talks to Dave Maher about life with diabetes, especially after Dave fell into a nearly month-long coma as a result of high blood sugar.

Diagnosis Day and Living Beyond: Stephanie’s Story

It was just a normal Saturday in the Northwood Blyth household in Melbourne on the 10th of November 2002. But the next day our lives would change forever.

How to Host Your Own Bike Beyond Screening

Matt Swain hosted a Bike Beyond screening at his childhood diabetes clinic in Toronto and shares his tips for creating a successful event.

Meet Alexi on the Beyond Type 1 Leadership Council

Alexi is a writer, artist and actress in the Bay Area. She studied at the New School University in Manhattan as well as the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute. She has written for multiple publications and websites such as the San Francisco Chronicle and has been a regular contributor for Beyond Type 1 for many years.

Giving Thanks For Dr. Lois Jovanovic (1947-2018)

Midwife Jessica Lynn reflects on her time spent under Dr. Lois Jovanovic's tutelage and shares what feels were her biggest contributions to the world of T1D.

Superstar Mentality: An Interview with Dempsey Foxson

Dempsey is a competitive gymnast who was diagnosed with T1D in 2012 and continues to push her limits as an athlete, dancer and diabetes advocate.

Paddy McCartin: T1D in the AFL

Paddy McCartin is a professional Australian Rules Football player who has lived with Type 1 diabetes for 14 years and advocates fiercely for the disease.

Crystal Bowersox and Brett Ryan Stewart release new single “The Stuff” to raise awareness for Type 1 diabetes

The two talented musicians operate out of Nashville and have both lived with Type 1 diabetes for most of their lives.