This episode of the Game Plan T1D Podcast features T1D all-star, Jonathan Tijerina. After a T1D diagnosis in 2004 at the age of 13, Jonathan learned to take control of his diabetes by using running as an outlet. Jonathan's skills on the track propelled him to a career at Baylor University where he would earn recognition as Big XII scholar-athlete of the year. Now Jonathan is pursuing a medical degree at Stanford University School of Medicine. Tune in now to hear his about his journey!
“Connect with other people…Just knowing someone else is going through the same thing and talking with other people who have been through the same things is the best possible thing you could do for yourself as a diabetic.” - Jonathan Tijerina