Tag Archives: diabetes

  • Biz Markie Sheds 140 Lbs after Diabetes Diagnosis: ‘I Wanted to Live’

    Nov 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Nobody beats the Biz…not even a diagnosis of diabetes, if the rapper has anything to say about it. Biz Markie, 50, told ABC News that he’s dropped 140 pounds over the last three years after being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. “I wanted to live,” he told the network. “Since I have to be a […]

  • Mother Love Ready to Return to TV

    Oct 20, 14 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby Leave a comment

    *Talk show host, author, comedian, actress and humanitarian Mother Love is putting her fans on notice that she is poised to make a return to television. In 1998 Mother Love transitioned from her radio career into syndicated television when she hosted the show Forgive Or Forget. Just two years later Mother Love was back in […]

  • Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry Blames Hypoglycemia for Head on Collision

    Aug 14, 14 by K.B. Rapp, M.D. 2 Comments

    *Councilman and former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry is out of Howard University Hospital after causing a minor head-on collision on August 2nd.  He was driving on D.C.’s Pennsylvania Ave. at 9:13 pm that night, when he crossed the median and collided head on with another driver.  The seventy-eight year old Barry was then hospitalized overnight […]

  • Metformin Works Extremely Well for African American Diabetes Sufferers

    Jun 17, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via TechTimes) – People respond differently to drugs. Some individuals, for instance, experience improvement in health much faster than others who take the same medication and it appears that this holds true even with the diabetes drug Metformin. Metformin is often prescribed as a first-line treatment for type 2 diabetes patients but the clinical trials […]

  • Health Alert! Why Diabetes is 1,000% More Serious For Minorities

    Apr 23, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *There is an old expression that says you can pick your friends but you can’t pick your family.  It’s true; a family is something you are born into. The same is true for health issues. Many health problems are inherited from our parents or other family. Diabetes is one of those health issues that can […]

  • One of Usher’s Sons Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes

    Apr 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *“The Voice” host Carson Daly interviewed the show’s judges Adam Levine, Usher Raymond, Blake Shelton, and Shakira for the “Today” show this morning, and Usher got personal, saying this past year has been a particularly rough. “I lost my grandmother, my son was diagnosed as being a type one diabetic. It has definitely been a […]