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Category: Diabetes

Keith Vaz: Diabetes was a real wake-up call

Keith, who is chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee, is making sure his teenage children Luke and Anjali are aware of the condition and are tested regularly. “Diabetes does run in families and if people are aware of that they can make changes to their life and delay the onset,” he says. It’s not […]

Nicole Kidman on Diabetes and Her Baby 'Faith'

In what must have been one of the best-kept secrets in Hollywood, Oscar-winning Nicole Kidman and her country singer husband Keith Urban announced a brand new addition to their family — a baby girl. The announcement came amid a host of nasty comments which circulated across the internet – many showing a great distaste for […]

Complications with Diabetes Contributed to Brittany Murphy's Death

Former actress and drug abuser, Brittany Murphy, was found unresponsive in the shower by her mother who told paramedics that her ailing daughter suffered with Type 2 Diabetes. Type 2 diabetes, or ‘diabetes mellitus type 2’, is the most common form of diabetes and occurs when the pancreas is unable to produce enough insulin, or […]

Diabetic Shock led to Casey Johnson's Death

The surprising death of Casey Johnson, heir to the Johnson & Johnson empire, initiated a media circus with some wild speculation as to what exactly caused the 30-year-old’s untimely exit. The scramble over the line dredged up many dirty secrets but the major assumption was that Casey’s death was related to illegal drug abuse. The […]

Sharon Stone Overcame an Aneurysm While Living With Diabetes

Sharon Stone’s career has been in the spotlight since she made her breakthrough in the 1980s. The famously blonde Hollywood star certainly gave a lot of men cause to remember her performances in movies like ‘Basic Instinct’. After the initial commotion she turned to more serious roles as witnessed in ‘Casino’, playing alongside Robert De […]

Salma Hayek's Diabetic Pregnancy Problems

Salma Hayek is one of Mexico’s finest movie exports and quickly became a sensation. Born in Veracruz in 1966 and raised by a wealthy family, her parents were shocked when she opted to drop out of university in Mexico to pursue an acting career. Hayek exploded onto the international stage with her role in 1995’s […]

Halle Berry talks openly about diabetes

She’s portrayed Bond girls, Catwoman, double agents, psychiatric nurses and was the first African-American actress to in an Oscar, yet through all her fame and A-List profile, Halle Berry has had to live with the difficulties associated with Diabetes. The actress has starred in Hollywood blockbusters ‘X Men’ (In which she played ‘Storm’), ‘Swordfish’ and […]

Bret Michaels and his life with diabetes

Bret Michaels has been called many things in his time and the former Poison frontman is most definitely considered a sex symbol to female rock fans the world over. The ‘glam’ rock star also had three stints on VH1s ‘Rock of Love with Bret Michaels’ where he basically offered himself up as a prize to […]

Halle Berry: Controlling Diabetes Through Healthy Living

  With the advent of mass, overly processed food the world has seen a sharp increase in the number of global diabetes cases. It could be considered an epidemic now which is spiralling out of control and doesn’t look set to change until something is done about the amount of sugar, salt and chemicals in […]

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