Tag Archives: diabetes

  • B.B. King: ‘I Am Leaving the Hospital Today’

    Apr 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *B.B. King appears to have bounced back enough to go home from the hospital. “I’m feeling much better & am leaving the hospital today,” said the musician in a 21-word post on his official website, Wednesday. The 89-year-old blues legend’s daughter, Claudette King, told the Los Angeles Times that he had been hospitalized since the weekend for […]

  • B.B. King Update: Still Hospitalized, but ‘Doing Much Better’

    Apr 7, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *As of Tuesday morning, B.B. King remains in a hospital for complications from diabetes, but his daughter tells the Los Angeles Times that he’s doing “much better.” The blues icon’s daughter, Claudette, confirmed earlier reports that he was suffering from dehydration stemming from his Type 2 diabetes. He was diagnosed more than 20 years ago. […]

  • B.B. King Hospitalized in Las Vegas

    Apr 6, 15 by EurPublisher 17 Comments


    *We just got word that legendary blues man B.B. King was rushed to a Las Vegas hospital this past weekend for a diabetes-related emergency. READ RELATED STORY: B.B. King’s Daughter Provides Update on His Condition According to King’s rep, he is still hospitalized at a medical center near his Vegas home. TMZ says a source […]

  • Andrae Crouch Hospitalized, Pulls Out of ‘Let the Church Say Amen’ Tour

    Dec 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Gospel legend Andrae Crouch has called off his upcoming commitments after he was hospitalized with an undisclosed illness. The singer was admitted to the hospital on Dec. 1 and has since pulled out of his planned appearances on the “Let the Church Say Amen” tour throughout December. No further details about his health scare have […]

  • 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 […]