Ginger Vieira has lived with Type 1 diabetes and Celiac disease since 1999. She is a freelance writer, and Wellness & Diabetes Coach at Living in Progress, where she coaches people across the globe. With a B.S. in Professional Writing from Champlain College, she is also a certified cognitive coach, personal trainer, and Ashtanga yoga instructor. You can find some of her freelance work at DiabetesDaily and InsulinNation.
During 2009 and 2010, she set 15 records in drug-tested powerlifting with her best lifts including a 308 lb. deadlift, 190 lb. bench-press, and a 265 lb. squat. Check out Ginger's YouTube Channel with vlogs about life with diabetes!