Profile

Cover photo
Mike Young
Works at Diabetes in Spain
Lives in Torrevieja, Spain
1,141 followers|134,299 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1's
People
Have him in circles
1,141 people
Isla Layla's profile photo
Hannah Parker's profile photo
Sandro Alessi's profile photo
Steve Clarke's profile photo
Magic Event's profile photo
Wanda Callahan - Psychic Readings's profile photo
Ramona Melvin's profile photo
Juan A. Ortiz B.'s profile photo
lim dee's profile photo
Communities
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Torrevieja, Spain
Previously
Bristol, UK - Keystone, Colorado, USA
Contact Information
Work
Email
Story
Tagline
Health Care Advocate & Diabetes Blogger - Yep! Pancreatically Challenged.
Introduction
Type 1 Diabetes I here you say?  Yes I am Pancreatically Challenged!..  Honest, go see for yourself at Diabetes in Spain.  【ツ】

This is what keeps me busy when not tending to 2 children.
  • Passionate Diabetes Blogger
  • Passionate Diabetes/Health Advocate
  • Health Care Social Media
I love photography but do not take as many photos as I should nor need too.  Check out some uber cool pics taken by me elgringo on flickr!


Work
Occupation
Diabetes/Health Care Social Media
Employment
  • Diabetes in Spain
    Blogger/Advocate, present
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Other names
elgringoinspain, mikeinspain, diabetesinspain, elgringo, mikey, youngy, youngun
Links
YouTube

Stream

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Un maravilloso artículo de +Ángel González at +Ideagoras, Social Media Advertising  .. Debe leer leer leer!  Por favor.

#salud   #saluddigital   #hcsmeuES  
 ·  Translate
¿Qué sucede cuando algo se prohibe y este hecho transciende a la sociedad sobre todo en esta era de hiper-conectividad y de viralidad de información?
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Las marcas aburren con publicidad. ¿Podrán asumir el reto de convertirse en marcas románticas para seducir a los usuarios?
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
Eddie Chan, Global Head of Customer Solutions & Innovation at Sanofi, made one of the key statements at the Eyeforpharma Conference in Barce...
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Brilliant!
Are you sure your not doing some product placement for Fruit Pastilles!!  :-)

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
 
This photo series is meant to raise awareness about what's really in many meat products: http://on.mash.to/1mAh3Bv
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young
owner

Español  - 
 
 
¡Seleccionados los 4 afortunados que viajarán al Everest con Josu Feijoo! ENHORABUENA. 
http://ow.ly/zwQIe 
 ·  Translate
1
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
1,141 people
Isla Layla's profile photo
Hannah Parker's profile photo
Sandro Alessi's profile photo
Steve Clarke's profile photo
Magic Event's profile photo
Wanda Callahan - Psychic Readings's profile photo
Ramona Melvin's profile photo
Juan A. Ortiz B.'s profile photo
lim dee's profile photo

Communities

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Keeping the Pharma/Patient bus moving forward. Patient Engagement and Patient Centricity
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
¿Qué es Victoza? #Diabetes   #Victoza  
 ·  Translate
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young
owner

News  - 
 
 
Does Diabetes Group Education Result in Better Self Care?

They say there’s safety in numbers, and now it turns out, there’s better diabetes care in numbers, too.

A new study out of Canada suggests that people with diabetes do better when they participate in group discussions rather than learning about diabetes management on their own.

As reported in Medscape, a news service for medical professionals affiliated with WebMD, researchers in Ontario studied 75,000 patients and found better outcomes among those with access to diabetes group education.

“Compared with those attending individual counseling, patients who went to group classes were less likely to visit the emergency room, to be hospitalized for hypo- or hyperglycemia, or develop foot ulcers and cellulitis,” the article by Lisa Nainggolan said.

Interestingly, the research team … Read more...

Timesulin Blog


Read the full story on the Timesulin Blog:
http://buff.ly/1nZkuak
A recent study suggests that people who participate in diabetes group education have better self care results.
1
Add a comment...

Mike Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
 
HealthUnlocked, a social network for health related information, has announced its official U.S. launch.
1
Add a comment...
Mike Young's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Clash of Clans - Aplicaciones de Android en Google Play
market.android.com

¡Lidera un ejército temible y lleva a tu clan a la gloria! En el campo de batalla te esperan bárbaros furibundos de formidables bigotes y ma

Hacia un uso más estratégico de Twitter por parte de la Industria Farmac...
www.pmfarma.es

Symplur e Ideagoras refuerzan su alianza en nuestro país. Symplur, empresa especializada en la monitorización de las conversaciones sobre sa

Dzienniczek cukrzyka by mySugr
market.android.com

Najlepsza aplikacja dla chorujących na cukrzycę w sześciu krajach!Dzienniczek to uprzejmy, ale czasami i śmiały menedżer Twojej cukrzycy. Po

CaraMunich isn't Caramelized Munich, and 9 Other Homebrewing Myths Debun...
www.themadfermentationist.com

Homebrewing has a host of hotly debated topics when it comes to how to brew: hot-side aeration, dry yeast rehydration, aluminum pots, the ne

Juegos de Tiburones
juegosdetiburones.co

Juegos de Tiburones , les dejamos muchos juegos de tiburones para ustedes , vengan a jugar con nosotros juegos de tiburones.

Google Currents
market.android.com

Google Currents delivers beautiful magazine-like editions to your tablet and smartphone for high speed and offline reading. Features include

Introducing our smart contact lens project
googleblog.blogspot.com

You've probably heard that diabetes is a huge and growing problem—affecting one in every 19 people on the planet. But you may not be familia

Vote for your favourite startup of 2013
venturevillage.eu

We've profiled over 35 startups this year for our Startup of the Week series, but which ones will succeed in 2014 and which ones will wither

World Diabetes Day 2013 - a late update : Every day ups and downs, a dia...
www.everydayupsanddowns.co.uk

A collection of thoughts, observations, comments and questions from a family living with type 1 Diabetes in the UK.

Expectations.
www.textingmypancreas.com

I've noticed that this general sentiment cycles through our community every so often; a visible, vocal frustration concerning the dichotomy

mySugr Review - The best Diabetes logging app ever? : Every day ups and ...
www.everydayupsanddowns.co.uk

A collection of thoughts, observations, comments and questions from a family living with type 1 Diabetes in the UK.

16/06/2013 Torrevieja, Valencian Community, Spain - Mike Y.'s 22.0 kilom...
app.strava.com

Mike rode 13.7 miles and set a PR on the Montesinos sprint segment.

14/06/2013 Torrevieja, Valencian Community, Spain - Mike Y.'s 41.3 kilom...
app.strava.com

Mike rode 25.7 miles and had his 2nd fastest time for the Montesinos sprint segment.

Team Blood Glucose Part 1 - the mHealth tour
type1cycling.blogspot.com

Lately when people ask me what I do, unless they specify '...for a living', I answer something along the lines of a lot of cycling and some

Antibiotics to be sold by the dose to prevent 'excessive use'
www.thinkspain.com

Antibiotics to be sold by the dose to prevent 'excessive use' - Spanish news, news from Spain by thinkSPAIN.com

Elgringo Goes Biking • Diabetes in Spain
www.diabetesinspain.com

Diabetes Blog for Diabetics in Spain. Looking to engage with people with Type 1, Type 2, Gestational Diabetes in Spain and España. If you ar

Diet Coke Introduces 'World's Thinnest Vending Machine'
mashable.com

Diet Coke's new vending machine is quite slender, underlying the brand's core promise to consumers.