This week we host our first (of many to come) Episodes focusing on health, beer and you. This week we sit down with MJ aka @BeerMadz and Mindy Bartleson to discuss navigating a healthy life while living with Type 1 Diabetes in the world of local, independent beer.
This week we dive into our first (of many more to come) special edition episodes based around health, independent, craft beer and you. This week we focus on navigating a healthy life while living with Type 1 Diabetes while being a member of or lover of the world of local, independent craft beer. This week we are joined by MJ (AKA @BeerMadz) and Mindy Bartleson. Now before we go on, please know – **No one on this episode is a medical professional and opinions are ONLY reflective of the person speaking and does not speak for any organization or any other person whatsoever.** Together, we discuss living a healthy life with Type 1 Diabetes while being a member of the beer community. First get to know our first time guest Mindy and hear her journey into the world of beer. We also hear how MJ and Mindy connected originally, which leads to a great conversation about the importance of community, not only in beer, but why its even more important to find your comfortable place when living with chronic illness. We also dive into some of the rumors around drinking with diabetes and set the record straight on many of the false facts out in the world around the world of being Type 1 and beer. We also discuss how there is no one size fits all solution to living with chronic illness. We also discuss some of the thought process for Type 1’s when drinking and we also discuss etiquette when drinking with someone who is Type 1. Plus, hear some of the struggles as well as tips and resources for people who may need some insight into their own health. Don’t miss this Part 1 of what will become our Continuing Education Series of podcasts about health, craft beer and you. **For more resources visit TCOYD.org**
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