Season 4

S4Ep9: Being Type 1 and Queer

Hey Type 1s and Nones! National Diabetes Awareness Month is winding down but before it ends I wanted to feature another community within our own Diabetes community and as you might have guessed it’s the Queer Type 1 Community! To do that this week I have on Greta and Amrei to discuss how Type 1 and Queer identity can intersect, the parallels between the two experiences, and the importance of language when talking about them. Greta tells us about what came about from her search for Queer Type 1s like herself online and Amrei asks about Greta’s experiences being a double minority.