Tag Archives: diabetes

  • Blacks Disproportionately Targeted By Fast Food Chains

    Aug 13, 15 by Brainuser1 1 Comment

    *Well, those of us who believe in a healthier diet suspected it, but now its more than a notion. Based on a recent report released by the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity at the University of Connecticut, the African American Collaborative Obesity Research Network (AACORN) and Salud America! confirms that food companies  disproportionately […]

  • Bone Thugs-n-Harmony’s Layzie Bone Helps Driver in Diabetic Shock (Watch)

    May 20, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Rapper Layzie Bone of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony got his superhero on after helped a driver who went into diabetic shock and nearly ran into the performer’s vehicle in Wyoming. Casper news station KCWY-TV reports that Steven “Layzie Bone” Howse was heading to a concert in Riverton on Saturday to promote his new album “Perfect Timing” when […]

  • B.B. King’s Death: A Series Mini Strokes Attributed to Diabetes

    May 16, 15 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *As you know by now, Mr. B. B. King died on Thursday at age 89. You may be wondering the specific cause of death. Now we know. According to the late blues man’s doctor and the Clark County, Nevada coroner, he died of a series of small strokes attributable to his longstanding battle with type […]

  • 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 2 Comments

    *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 18 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 […]