Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode has been a mainstay in the Diabetes community for more than 10 years. This popular podcast is dedicated to helping people with Diabetes to "Live a Life Full of Power, Passion and Positive Possibilities as we all Thrive with this thing called Diabetes”. Whether you have Type 1, Type 2, or are a family member, friend or loved one of someone with Diabetes (what we call Type 3), we've got you covered, with “all things Diabetes” in an entertaining and motivational way. ENJOY THE SHOW!!!

Jan 25, 2011

Name: Jill Knapp
Age: 43
Occupation: Full time mom, Diabetes advocate, Motivational speaker.

Height: 5'8"
Before Weight: 237
After Weight: 137
Pounds Lost: 100
How long it took to lose the weight: 2 years
How long she has kept off the weight: 1 year 7 months

Jill Knapp went from gaining weight and being diagnosed with type 2 Diabetes to losing 100 lbs. and controlling her Diabetes with diet and exercise, then competing in the Mrs. Idaho International Pageant. Now, Jill is helping others by sharing her story at speaking engagements and on her website "Get Up and Get Moving". Her story has been featured on the Dr. Oz show and in First For Women magazine, Diabetes Forecast magazine, and in many other publications. On today's show, we find out how Jill did it.

Missy Foy
over eight years ago

That was an amazing podcast. So impressed from moving to diabetes to to health and no medication.