On this page you will find cool and interesting products benefit

the type 1 diabetic community.

Mackenzie’s Beads is a non profit run by T1Dlikeme contributor Mackenzie Pias where she makes and sells necklaces and donates all the profits to T1International and the International Diabetes Federation's Life for a Child program, two organizations that supply insulin to those who need it. to learn more you can go to their Instagram page @mackenziesbeads or Facebook page (link is below!)

https://www.facebook.com/mackenziesbeads/

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Below is a link to a blog made by T1Dlikeme contributor Aimee Perrin where she writes about how she has managed  and lived her 46 years of diabetes with no compications!

http://www.thehappyhealinglife.com/

 

 

Below is a video done by  T1Dlikeme contributor Patric Ciervo- where Patric and his fellow diabetic  Marcus Grimm took part in a three part challenge to see who had the" better blood sugar". Who ever lost the event had to do a punishment.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GlT1EVPFec&feature=youtu.be

 

Below is a link to T1Dlikeme contributor Craig Kasper's podcast the bravest where he explores mind,body, nutrition & breakthroughs to empower those living with diabetes.

https://www.thebravestlife.com/podcast/

BD'S Mongolian grill is a national chain restaurant with locations across the United States that features a "create your own stir-fry" using a variety of meats, poultry, seafood, vegetables, sauces, and spices. At BD'S Mongolian Grill you can have a meal that's 100 carbs or 0 carbs, and in my personal opinion they have the best nutrition menu for counting carbsI have ever seen.  They also have some of the best tasting food !!!  For more info click the link below!

http://www.gomongo.com/

 

 

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If you are looking for product that is low carb but high protein check out the link below; Probar makes great low carb but high protein bars, spreads, and butters.

 

http://shop.theprobar.com/

 

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Below is a link to T1Dlikeme contributor Rob Howe's website diabeticsdoingthings where he shares amazing stories from Type 1 diabetics around the world and interviews them on his podcast.

http://diabeticsdoingthings.com/

 

Below is a link to T1Dlikeme contributor Abigail Bensman's website slowdown sugar where she where she focuses on the positive side of diabetes rather than the negative by sharing personal stories and photos and different recipes. Also on her site is a story from T1Dlikeme founder Jake Kaufman about his inspiration for starting T1Dlikeme

  https://www.slowdownsugar.com/

 

Below is a book written by CNN correspondent and T1D Oren Liebermann about his diagnosis and perspective of Type 1 diabetes. To learn more click the link below!

 

https://www.amazon.com/Insulin-Express-Continents-Diagnosis-Everything/dp/1510718486

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Sweet Natalies is an incredible bakery in downtown Geneva Illinois. that offers a wide variety of gluten free, dairy free, vegan, Paleo, naturally sweetened, sugar free, and for T1D'slow carb deserts, breads and even a Pizza crust that is one carb!   Come in and they will be glad to accommodate your special requests for more info visit http://www.sweetnataliesgeneva.com/index.html and http://www.smartcookiebaker.com/

 

click on the links below for info on resources and events upcoming through JDRF

Resources-   http://www.jdrf.org/t1d-resources/    

Events-   http://www.jdrf.org/events/?location=Chicago,%20IL&distance=100

 

 

T1D Artwork made by a T1D

Below is artwork made by Mike Natter- a T1D medical professional from New York who lives and works in Philadelphia. if interested email him at mikenattermedical@gmail.com or follow him at @mike.natter

Thanks Mike!