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In the News: Soul Food, Beards and Baby Detectives
The following diabetes headlines are all real; as are the smart-ass comments.
Can this gnarly root fight stiff joints, diabetes - Palm Beach Post
Author: Don't blame soul food for high diabetes rate in blacks - Guam Daily News
NRA advocates agree. Soul food doesn’t ingest itself!
Indians' Beard not slowing down for diabetes - Anderson Herald
The beard, known in the community for its tenacity and resolve, said nothing, not even diabetes, would stand in its way to grow long and prosperous whiskers.
Former PM Brian Mulroney opens up about life with diabetes - CTV.ca (CA)
In an exclusive interview with Oprah Winfrey, the former prime minister admitted that he injected insulin on more than one occasion. When pressed, he also ratted out an entire group of users, known ominously as “the DOC (Diabetes Online Community).”
Gut Bacteria May Prevent Type 1 Diabetes - Huffington Post
“Hey hon??? I’m at the food store. Do you know which aisle the gut bacteria is down? Is it near the spices or is it the dairy section? Can’t seem to find it.”
The Hidden Gift of a Diabetes Diagnosis - Diabetes Health
Diabetes Quick Fix: Turkey Vegetable Soup - Charleston Gazette
Ya see?!? Ya just needed a hot bowl of soup!
Law School Grad Robs Bank Because He Has Giant Debt and Can't Afford Diabetes Medicine -- Says He'll Do it Again - AlterNet
Wow. That’s a long headline. Why stop there? Law School Grad Robs Bank Because He Has Giant Debt and Can't Afford Diabetes Medicine -- Says He'll Do it Again – And Says His New Jeans Fit a Little Snug in the Butt Area – And Says Clouds are Kinda Weird When You Stop and Think of It – And Says He’d Like to Get Married Someday – To Beyonce – No, Not that Beyonce – Beyonce Miller From His Advanced Civil Procedure Class at Law School
A leaf-a-day keeps diabetes away - Bio Spectrum
“But dad, it feels scratchy going down my throat.”
“But you lied. You said the yellow leaves would taste like lemons and the red ones like cherry!”
DIABETES SHOCKER - Swazi Observer
You can’t outgrow it.
Ex-teacher blamed stripping on diabetes - CNEWS (CA)
When asked about the pole installed in her living room and the video camera set on a tripod and “Shake Yo Ass” by Mystical playing in the stereo, again the ex-teacher said, “it was the diabetes.”
Pear-Shaped Bodies Not So Healthy After All - Diabetes Self Management
Star fruit bodies, incidentally, now the new healthy shape this summer.
And now, something new. A translation of headlines from around the world.
Detectan 12 niños con diabetes en escuelas - Verdad TM
Twelve Baby Detectives with Diabetes Seen on Escalator
20 jóvenes fueron diagnosticados con diabetes en un mes - Diario Correo
20 Governesses Feared to be Diagnosed with Diabetes – It’s a Mess
Latinos aprenderán sobre la diabetes - Listín Diario
Latinos Appreciate Sobriety and Diabetes
Se aprueba fármaco para la diabetes - Econ (MX) [Reg]
We Approve of Farmers with the Diabetes
Diabetesbarn blir utan assistenter - Dala Demokraten
Diabetes Barn in Need of Assistance (Ooh! They’re hiring at the Diabetes Barn!)
Gizi Seimbang Efektif Cegah Diabetes - Suara Merdeka
Girls with Sunburns Often Catch Diabetes
Michelle Kowalski, a writer, editor and photography hobbiest living in Phoenix, was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in February 2005. In January 2008, as part of her quest to start on an insulin pump, Michelle learned that she actually has type 1 diabetes. (Read More)
Nicole Purcell lists having type 1 diabetes last when she's asked to provide information about herself - because that's where it belongs. (Read More)