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Hello welcome to -- -- I'm Dr.
There are nearly 26 million Americans living -- diabetes.
And an estimated seven million who remain undiagnosed.
Start taking action now for diabetes horse then.
Is a national movement that was designed to help bring awareness and support people living with the disease.
Joining me today to urge -- -- take -- stand.
It's legendary performer Ben -- thank you ahead -- my god this second time we do this -- throughout my CU I get more honor and happy to see you.
But I gotta tell you you are really had great.
I think -- the leading.
Focal point right now bringing awareness to people with diabetes and this -- -- it is.
I have first what I want is I want -- -- US.
What tapping the initiative.
To stand behind me allowing me to get out -- and talk to these 26 billion and more people.
-- -- -- diabetes you know we how we have.
Did seven to seven lead people -- have a duty to know they have right there between what second solicit diagnosed so this is an epidemic this is we have a problem.
Not a problem we have an opportunity here to heal the nation in the world.
Okay you -- message a lot of folks looking out there who love you and adore you could say well why is is so important to remembering.
26 million people.
I got why I it would diabetes by so you -- that's right by an almost seven.
I was -- that I didn't know that I didn't notice the the signals I didn't know that you know the dry mouth I didn't know that you're needing I didn't know that.
Giving -- thought he'd not wanted to go to dance class -- -- an exercise was all red flags and -- -- -- collapse in 07.
And with the hospital who was diagnosed -- type two diabetes.
I was shocked but I like most Americans I got scared.
-- about this I -- an immediate.
-- people look at UN and this is why this is so important got to listen to ban.
You know He who are you know you are still when -- one of the greatest performers you -- you know dancer you you.
You saying you you were so busy wearing shaping because to be that kind of dancing that and you would doing got a lot of physical activity still did and yet and you still do it in great shape they get diabetes came.
-- surprise you didn't I don't so if it can happen to be.
It can happen to you are so so Stan challenges so as you -- -- dealing with the diagnosis and 07.
And the things that came from the diagnosis of diabetes -- what was so some of the challenges that you were facing.
He -- going through the person was fear.
Not knowing not being -- what was what it was and listening to all of that.
The rhetoric in the unit -- you know in the universe but affected you gonna die in an amputee to make and all these things do happen.
The book and you'd use you did you -- -- are all these things do happen.
If you do not do the right things I would to my doctor I mean cuts -- my doctor working with I went on insulin.
-- I do want my doctor told me they set exercises could do that.
They sit just changing eating habits they died because a seat at first -- that is of of -- DIE die.
That's not change the eating habits such as eating habits and I -- the good and healthy life.
So diabetes is a death sentence it's a life -- and we do not have a challenge we have an opportunity.
-- greater life.
What people and also if we stay -- -- and that line of reasoning here you think that there's a lot of myths that people think and therefore don't act.
What do you think some of the -- there the people not knowing what it is the right people -- look -- I grew -- it with -- can we did talk about diabetes.
Do we said well if you saw a sister Mary big inning of against the wall that was almost got this move should go -- That disruptive student yeah so would the doctor said that let them and we don't ask the right questions we adopt the says -- -- -- -- -- -- -- little high we don't say how high.
Right you see people need to ask these questions so -- diabetes as -- move on my website stamp -- diabetes dot or if you do not know.
Now you know he's -- my web site.
And find out information and make a play it's the take care of your diving play -- and I think you know to me as a physician I think one of the greatest men especially when you talk about type two.
More adult -- and -- -- diabetes.
I would say if you catch it early enough right -- you've got.
You can -- it.
We'll Begin this you can cure the cure but actually could -- -- -- -- He says cure actually -- if I believe you're -- cures him you can see.
If you so what are you doing to bring awareness to Wheaties this we just -- the PSA.
We are we asking people to stand -- could hold your diabetes.
Please watch this -- this PSA.
And and and get the information and take acted.
Stand for diabetes right now go to my website -- diabetes that or what.
A walk and watch this PS hey it's on the website you gotta you can see -- website that you're doing great.
I'm assuming yes a group that -- from birth I would come -- open the newspaper and any talent go to C.
-- -- here and there yes I got the whole thing going yes I gotta catch up with you you must that would be a new -- about -- back.
At the warming out there.
In Orange County I'm going to move and I'm going back to Broadway.
Was so -- stepping out on Broadway and -- -- this break so watch -- come see somebody living with diabetes and what you can do -- -- And don't forget to go to the website stand but diabetes dot org Donald okay write it down please write it down and tell you you -- -- -- themselves didn't want to thank you.
Because you gonna get a lot of information is you can't and it does become contagious once you get -- you wanna a -- Yeah.
All right thank you so much by any US and thank you for happiness do you have any health budget to a bug me about you can email me -- -- -- adopted many of foxnews.com.
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