Ginger Vieira has lived with Type 1 diabetes and Celiac disease since 1999, and fibromyalgia since 2014.
Ginger creates content regularly for:
Her background includes a B.S. in Professional Writing, certifications in cognitive coaching, Ashtanga yoga, and personal training with several records in drug-free powerlifting. She lives in Vermont with her husband, their 2 daughters, and their dog, Pedro.
Her books include: "Pregnancy with Type 1 Diabetes" (2017), "Dealing with Diabetes Burnout" (2014), "Emotional Eating with Diabetes" (2012), and "Your Diabetes Science Experiment" (2011).
With a B.S. in Professional Writing from Champlain College, Ginger is also a certified cognitive coach, certified personal trainer, and certified Ashtanga yoga instructor. In 2009 and 2010, she set 15 records in drug-free powerlifting in the women's 148 lb. weight-class with best lifts including a 308 lb. deadlift, 190 lb. bench press, and a 265 lb. squat.
Known in the online diabetes community for humorous yet poignant video blogs on her Youtube Channel, Vieira is connected to over 3,500 diabetic friends on Facebook. She aims to serve as a source of support, inspiration, education, and humor for those living with diabetes.