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Steve Mann, health coach for type 1 and type 2 diabetics, talks about his career path from big tech marketing to supporting the diabetes community.
As a long-time T1D, Steve has seen some major changes in diabetes management and his experience helps him guide other diabetics away from the same mistakes he made.
Meet Steve Mann
Steve Mann is the owner of Mann Diabetes Coaching. He's a former high tech Chief Marketing Officer who realized he wasn't passionate about his work, but WAS passionate about helping other diabetics live rich, fulfilling, happy lives.
You can reach Steve Mann at diabetescoach.co.
Give him a call at (646) 257-9135
Wins & Fails
Jessie's Win: Jessie met with the nurse practitioner at her new adult endocrinologist's office before moving to college!
Colleen's Fail: The default Tandem pump case kept scraping against the charger port cover, damaging it. So I bought a new case from Type 1 Tactical.
Hack or Tip of the Week
Check in with your friends when talking about diabetes. Sometimes people need to adjust to that type of conversation. It's also okay not to answer questions you're not comfortable answering.
Question for You!
What is your experience with the difference between medical professionals and the more support/coach type mentors in the diabetes community?
Links & Resources
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- Episode 99: How to Get an Insulin Pump, with Ryan Griffin
- Episode 91: What You Need to Know About Medicare, with Kathe Kline
- Steve Mann's Diabetes Coaching website
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