Ryan, Contributor/Site Manager
World traveler, veteran, fitness aficionado, aspiring nutritionist... Ryan is quite an interesting Diabetic!
Ryan became a Diabetic while serving overseas as a Captain in the US Army. Ryan didn't let his diagnosis slow him down in any way. In fact, it has inspired him to do more. Ryan has traveled around the world to some of the most remote places and has seen over 65 countries. Ryan is an avid CrossFitter, and a Level 1 Certified CrossFit Trainer, and nutrition coach. Ryan is currently in graduate school working on a Masters Degree in Human Nutrition. He lives in New York City.
Ryan is an inspiration to us all showing that diabetes doesn't have to stop you from going anywhere or doing anything.
Contact Ryan at Ryan@1happydiabetic.com
Ryan's 1Happy Diabetic Profile Page
Contact Bill at Bill@1happydiabetic.com
Bill is the founder of 1HappyDiabetic.com a website that encourages people with diabetes to live a happy and healthy life with diabetes. Our motto for 1HappyDiabetic is that “it’s all about your attitude,”
Diagnosed when he was 8 years old, Bill has been through many life stages dealing with diabetes. Through it all, has been his energetic attitude living with diabetes that has been his biggest strength.
Bill created his first diabetes video in 2007, now his videos have been seen over 1 Million times!
Bill was awarded the 2009 TuDiabetes.org Creative Mind award voted on by the diabetic online community. His award winning videos for “Making Sense of Diabetes” led the way in spreading awareness of diabetes through internet video creation.
Bill Woods is a member of the Diabetes Online Community. He has an active role in the Diabetes Hands Foundation’s Diabetes Advocates program includes diabetes bloggers and diabetes online communities working together to conduct outreach programs. Bill has done speaking engagements about the impact of social media and diabetes.
Bill is also on the Board of Directors for the Central CT and Western MA JDRF chapter.
Bill currently works as a Community Manager for Glu, diabetes non-profit social network with a purpose to accelerate research and outcomes for people touched with type 1 diabetes. To visit Glu CLICK HERE
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