diabetes

Ever since she decided to wean herself off of sugar last March, Sherri Shepherd has seen her health transform in tremendous ways.

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a key factor in disease prevention. Research shows that the risk of getting prediabetes and type 2 diabetes decreases when you make smart choices about your health. Here are a few tips that can help you get started. 1. Manage your weight. Fatty tissue in the body, especially around the […]

We all know at least one person with diabetes. It is not a secret that diabetes affects a lot of people in many different ways. Whether you are caring for someone who has it or you, yourself, were diagnosed, managing the disease can take over your life. There are strategies, however, you can use to […]

By Jiaya Ingram We all know at least one person with diabetes. It is not a secret that diabetes affects a lot of people in many different ways. Whether you are caring for someone who has it or you, yourself, were diagnosed, managing the disease can take over your life. There are strategies, however, you […]

WHAT KIND OF GLUCOSE TEST SHOULD A PERSON ASK OUR DOCTORS TO TEST FOR DIABETES? IS IT COVERED BY INSURANCE? Two tests are commonly used to screen for diabetes—a fasting glucose test, or an A1C test. Both are routinely covered by insurance. WHAT IS THE A1C TEST AND WHY SHOULD PEOPLE GET IT? The A1C […]

While most buffets typically have an endless supply of food, Clifford Knight, 45, and Latoya Knight, 38, refused to let another patron at the Royal Buffet in Connecticut have the last crab leg.

In light of the passing of the legendary Phife Dog, founding member of A Tribe Called Quest, Headkrack points out one very significant thing we should take away from his untimely passing. Check out the player above to hear explain more in this exclusive video edition of the Hip-Hop Spot. Sign Up For Our Newsletter![sailthru_widgetfields=”email” sailthru_list=”Rickey Smiley Subscribers”] Click on the audio player below […]

Dr. Collier hangs out with The Rickey Smiley Morning Show raps about losing weight in 2016. He answers listener’s questions and eases their health concerns- but first, he drops a little-known bomb about gastric bypass surgery. It could actually lead to diabetes-free living, but only if you take all the right steps after surgery. Click on the audio player […]

Rob Kardashian is clearly going through some troubled times and is reaching out for help. According to reports, Rob’s diabetes diagnosis did not scare him healthy and his family is worried that if he doesn’t radically change his ways he could die. Last month, the Kardashian brother was rushed to the hospital after almost triggering a […]

Last night, Rob Kardashian was diagnosed with diabetic ketoacidosis after he was rushed to the hospital on Sunday.