Pardon My Pancreas

Pardon My Pancreas
Matt Vande Vegte of FTF Warrior gets real about living with diabetes and everything that comes with it. We will be talking about the highs and lows, both metaphorical and literal. Interviewing diabetic experts and people from all walks of life.

How An Upset Stomach Caused Me To Rethink My Diabetes…
Jun 30 • 16 min
The stomach ache that I’ve had for the last few weeks ended up teaching me an incredible lesson about my T1D that I want to share with you today…
Professional Athlete Lauren Salko Talks T1D
Jun 23 • 51 min
Listen in as I interview professional athlete, Lauren Salko, talk about her training styles, type 1 diabetes management, and plans for the Olympics!
Why Do Chores Drop Blood Sugars?
Jun 16 • 12 min
Blood sugars are impacted by a wide variety of variables, but which ones come into play with household chores? Even more, WHY does that happen?
This T1D Mindset Hack Will Save Your Life
Jun 9 • 15 min
I believe STRONGLY in the power of mindset, but there’s ONE thing you might be doing wrong that could mess up your entire T1D future.
The Secret To Foot Care As A Diabetic (And How To Avoid DFUs)
Jun 2 • 19 min
Matt partnered with a non-profit organization to bring you some mind-blowing stats and a message of hope surrounding Diabetic Foot Ulcers and so much more!
Interviewing A T1D ICU Nurse During The Coronapocalypse
May 26 • 33 min
Matt FINALLY gets the chance to interview his little sister, Karlyn, who is a type 1 diabetic, an ICU nurse, and a world traveler.
Ali’s Greatest Adventure Yet
May 19 • 46 min
Join us today as we wish one of our co-hosts, Ali Abdulkareem, farewell and good luck on his next big adventure!
3 Strategies For Simplifying T1D
May 12 • 9 min
Learn what 3 key strategies you need to focus on to simplify your type 1 diabetes, and how you can get free access to our limited time resource.
Blood Sugar Is 302… And You’ll Never Guess Why
May 5 • 17 min
Learn why you shouldn’t re-use needles, how I tell if my site is bad, and what you can do to fix bad blood sugars before they even happen.
How I Identify Blood Sugar Patterns
Apr 28 • 12 min
Learn what the “Rule of 3” is and how it can simplify your life as a T1D.
How I Filmed 10 Workouts In A Row And Stayed In Range…
Apr 21 • 12 min
Learn what phrase from Matt’s childhood changed his perspective on diabetes management, and how it can simplify your life as a T1D.
My Mission: Create The Greatest T1D Resource Ever
Apr 14 • 22 min
Get a small, yet eye-opening peek into The Warrior’s Tribe as Matt discusses his diabetes journey, and the incredible tools he’s been able to create as a result. Join The Warrior’s Tribe here:
This T1D Fought COVID-19 And Shares His Story
Apr 7 • 38 min
Get a small, yet eye-opening peak into The Warrior’s Tribe as Matt and Ali interview a T1D who was diagnosed with the coronavirus… and survived.
Discussing The Diabetic Diet With T1D Nutritionist, Taylor Gann
Mar 31 • 38 min
Get a small, yet eye-opening peak into The Warrior’s Tribe as Matt interviews a T1D Nutritionist and PA-S on “The Diabetic Diet”.
How To Know If Diabetic Complications Are In Your Future…
Mar 24 • 10 min
Matt discusses the difference between A1C and Time In Range, as well as how it relates DIRECTLY to diabetic complications.
How To Avoid Getting Sick With T1D
Mar 17 • 16 min
Matt tells a story about the first time he got sick after being diagnosed, and what you can do to avoid getting sick in the first place. Stay safe out there and wash your hands!
The Art Of The Pre-Bolus (Day In The Life: Moving)
Mar 10 • 32 min
Matt discusses his strategies for pre-bolusing and basal adjustments while keeping an extra active schedule (like moving 5 days in a row) while keeping blood sugars happy.
How To Travel With Type 1 Diabetes
Mar 3 • 12 min
Matt discusses his strategies for traveling and keeping blood sugars happy.
How I Avoid Nightmare Blood Sugars In The Gym
Feb 25 • 12 min
Matt discusses his direct experiences hiring non-diabetic trainers, and how to navigate blood sugars in the gym.
Plant Based Diets and T1D with Robby Barbaro, MPH
Feb 18 • 38 min
Matt interviews Robby Barbaro, MPH about his experiences with plant based diets, more specifically, low fat and it’s use for reducing insulin resistance.
How I Handled Dating And Diabetes
Feb 11 • 18 min
Matt talks about what it was like dating with diabetes, when to tell them about it, and HOW to tell them about it.Link to the YouTube version to leave your comment or question about dating with diabetes:——————-Learn…
Diabetics Doing Things Podcast Collaboration!
Feb 4 • 55 min
Matt & Ali chat with the podcast host of Diabetics Doing Things, Rob Howe!
Lessons I’ve Learned From A Decade With Diabetes
Jan 28 • 25 min
Matt discusses lessons he’s learned during the last 10 years living with type 1 diabetes, including a single moment that changed his life forever.
Why I Stayed MDI After My “Experiment” Was Over
Jan 21 • 23 min
Matt discusses why he didn’t go running back to the insulin pump after his T1D experimental phase was over with MDI, as well as a topic close to his heart… mental health and diabetes.
How To Do Intermittent Fasting With T1D (ft. Cyrus Kambatta, PhD)
Jan 14 • 54 min
Matt interviews Cyrus Kambatta, PhD about his clinical research with intermittent fasting, insulin resistance, and so much more.
How I Guarantee Success
Jan 7 • 14 min
Matt dives into his methods for guaranteed results in coaching, and in life. Listen in for real life stories and examples of how and WHY this works without failure.
Interview with Author of T1D Pro, Matt Collins
Dec 31, 2019 • 45 min
Fellow type 1 diabetic and author of “T1D Pro” Matt Collins joins us on the show to discuss his story!
MDI: My Results [AND A BONUS]
Dec 24, 2019 • 28 min
Matt dives into his results and thoughts from a week long experiment on MDI.
M.D.I vs Insulin Pumps. Which is better?
Dec 17, 2019 • 45 min
A REAL discussion on injections versus insulin pumps!
[Travel Hacks] Sugar Surfing in Hawaii
Dec 10, 2019 • 19 min
I’ve been in Hawaii for about a week now, and I’ve not been without blood sugar struggles. That being said, I’ve been in range almost the entire time. Learn how in today’s episode.
Vlogging The Life Of Type 1 Diabetes! Lindsey
Dec 3, 2019 • 45 min
Vlogging a life of type 1 diabetes, being a CNA, and just a regular everyday person with Lindsey!
The fear of disappointing my Endo
Nov 26, 2019 • 21 min
The fear of judgement from our Endo appointments is very real. Today, Matt dives into his own story of nearly chickening out from an A1C test.
The Diabadass Obstacle Course Athlete Colt Scott!
Nov 19, 2019 • 21 min
How obstacle course Diabadass Colt Scott does it all!
The Formula To Control Any Blood Sugar
Nov 12, 2019 • 25 min
One of the most common questions that we get is “my blood sugar is just so insane and nothing I do seems to work.. what can I do?” Matt dives into this question on an instagram/facebook live and we wanted to share this recording with you!
How Fiona Wylde Travels As A World Champion With Type 1 Diabetes
Nov 5, 2019 • 40 min
Learn how Fiona Wylde travels as a type 1 diabetic and being a world champion!
2 Years of Diabetes Experiments Later…
Oct 29, 2019 • 31 min
Matt getting real about what went down in Paris.. (I’ll give you a hint, it had to do with his blood sugars)
How To Test Basal Insulin with Gary Sheiner, MS, CDE
Oct 22, 2019 • 36 min
Learn all about how to test your basal insulin (or how to talk to your doctor about it) in today’s episode with Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE!
The 3 Types Of Wearable Tech Personas
Oct 15, 2019 • 20 min
Discover which of the 3 personas you are within diabetes wearable tech and what that means for you.
Mindset, Motivation, and Muscle with Chris Ruden
Oct 8, 2019 • 45 min
An interview with Chris Ruden on mindset and pushing through the tough times in life.
Why Your Blood Sugars Fluctuate
Oct 1, 2019 • 9 min
A look into how Matt analyzes blood sugar patterns and variables.
Strategies To Manage Post Meal Blood Sugars! Jennifer Smith RD, LD, CDE.
Sep 24, 2019 • 44 min
Managing post meals blood sugars with Jennifer Smith!
Living An Adventurous Life With Diabetes! Matt Tarro
Sep 17, 2019 • 51 min
The adventurous and creative Matt Tarro tells us how he does his life with diabetes!
Diabetes Tech & Design with Shaw!
Sep 10, 2019 • 37 min
Shaw and Ali chat about life with diabetes design and technology with diabetes!
Understanding Exercise & Blood Sugars
Sep 3, 2019 • 38 min
Learning the fundamentals of diabetes and fitness
The Everything Guide To The Diabetes Community! Chris Pickering
Aug 27, 2019 • 47 min
Getting involved in the diabetes community with Chris Pickering!
Parenting a Young T1D with Lisa (T1junebug)
Aug 20, 2019 • 43 min
Parenting a child with type 1 diabetes featuring Lisa Pool (T1junebug)
Meet The Scientist Christine Bender Ph.D
Aug 13, 2019 • 28 min
Meet the scientist episode series! Understanding the cure for type 1 diabetes
Affordable Insulin & Social Media with Glitter Glucose!
Aug 6, 2019 • 38 min
The cost of living with insulin, social media in the diabetes community chats with Glitter Glucose!
Meet The Scientist Stephanie Quesada Masacha
Jul 30, 2019 • 26 min
Meet the scientist behind JDRF!
Children’s Congress Leadership with 12 Year Old Andrew!
Jul 23, 2019 • 17 min
Andrew speaking with congress in Washington D.C. creating diabetes awareness!
Balancing Diabetes with Ciara Cray
Jul 16, 2019 • 45 min
Balancing life with diabetes featuring Ciara Cray
Meet The Scientist Mehdi Benkhala, Ph.D
Jul 9, 2019 • 24 min
Meet The Scientist! All topics from JDRF’s research and innovation!
The Diabetic Therapist Talks Burnout! Allison Nimlos
Jul 2, 2019 • 41 min
Talking diabetes burnout and mental health with the diabetic therapist!
Meet The Scientist! Matthias von Herrath
Jun 25, 2019 • 31 min
Dr. Matthias von Herrath is committed to clinical translation of immune-based interventions in autoimmune and metabolic diseases, the latter in particular being an exciting emerging field. His expertise and main strength is working at the interface of…
The Diabetic Health Journal, Trending! Matt Vande Vegte
Jun 18, 2019 • 26 min
Matt’s first ever physical product, Trending. A health journal for diabetics!
Projects Creating Diabetes Awareness! Kris Maynard
Jun 11, 2019 • 33 min
Former firefighter and creator of the glucose gel necklace, Thrive, Kris Maynard!
Eating Out With Diabetes. Matt Vande Vegte
Jun 4, 2019 • 16 min
Dining out with diabetes!
Aviation & Mountain Bike Racing. John Roth
May 28, 2019 • 42 min
Mountain Bike Racing & Aviation with diabetes!
Parenting & Diabetes. Saira Gallo
May 21, 2019 • 39 min
Parenting as a diabetic with a diabetic child with Saira Gallo
Career Choices with Diabetes!
May 14, 2019 • 30 min
Career lifestyle as a diabetic
Life As A College Student With Diabetes. Triana Rego
May 7, 2019 • 48 min
Triana Rego! Instagram:—————-Welcome to the Pardon My Pancreas podcast!! This show is all about the REAL life with diabetes. Your two host are Matt Vande Vegte & Ali Abdulkareem. Both type 1 diabetics,…
Finding Happiness With Your Diabetes! Dave Mina
Apr 30, 2019 • 45 min
Finding your happiness living with diabetes featuring Dave Mina!
Unfair Expectations of Diabetes. Scott K. Johnson
Apr 23, 2019 • 34 min
Unfair expectations of diabetes featuring Scott K. Johnson
Traveling With Diabetes! Abby Crawford
Apr 16, 2019 • 35 min
Travels with diabetes featuring Abby Crawford!
Mental Health With Diabetes. Kayla Naeini
Apr 9, 2019 • 42 min
Mental health as a diabetic featuring Kayla Naeini
The Online Diabetes Community with Cherise!
Apr 2, 2019 • 37 min
The importance of connecting to the diabetes community featuring Cherise!
Cooking with Type 2 Diabetes! Chef Robert Lewis, The Happy Diabetic
Mar 26, 2019 • 29 min
Cooking with diabetes featuring Chef Robert, The Happy Diabetic!
Intramuscular Insulin Injections For High Blood Sugars!
Mar 19, 2019 • 22 min
Learning about insulin muscle injections for high blood sugars
Health & Wellness; Everything with Type 1 Diabetes. Tarika Chhabra
Mar 12, 2019 • 56 min
Striving for great well-rounded health as a type 1 diabetic
How To Run a Successful Diabetes Blog. Kerri Sparling
Mar 5, 2019 • 30 min
Creating a successful diabetes blog with Kerri Sparling!
What Type 2 Diabetes Taught Me To Thrive with Type 1 Diabetes. Tarika Chhabra
Feb 26, 2019 • 37 min
From 2 years as a type 2 diabetic to a now thriving type 1, Tarika Chhabra
Pregnancy with Diabetes. Kerri Sparling
Feb 19, 2019 • 36 min
Kerri’s story living with type 1 diabetes & pregnancy.
Using The Loop System With Your Insulin Pump with Marie Diaz!
Feb 12, 2019 • 33 min
Using Loop with your insulin pump
Matt’s Inspiring Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis Story
Feb 5, 2019 • 24 min
Matt’s Diabetes Diagnosis Story
Ali’s Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis Story!
Jan 15, 2019 • 14 min
Ali’s Type 1 diabetes diagnosis story!
Who & What Is The Pardon My Pancreas Show?
Jan 1, 2019 • 15 min
Discussing with your two host on what to expect from the new diabetes podcast Pardon My Pancreas & introductions to your host Matt & Ali.