This disease that affects 1 in 11 adults worldwide, has also affected celebrities. From the Queen of Jordan, Rania Al-Abdullah, to actress Halle Berry, the list of celebrities suffering from diabetes continues to grow.
These are some of the celebrities who, unfortunately, have to deal with diabetes.
Rania de Jornada
This well-known actress, winner of an Oscar, a Grammy and a Golden Globe and, her diabetes has not prevented her from participating in numerous films. At the age of 22, she was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, although in 2007 she announced to the press that she had type 2 diabetes, and she takes insulin injections.
The creator of the hit Star Wars and Indiana Jones saga suffers from type 2 diabetes.
The Mexican actress suffered from gestational diabetes during her pregnancy. This type of diabetes affects 10% of pregnant women and then disappears. This diabetes did not affect her having a normal pregnancy.
Since he was 36 years old, the actor has had problems with sugar and 21 years later, thanks to his diet, he has achieved a healthier life.
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Isabel Pantoja and Kiko Rivera
The famous Spanish singer also has diabetes, and was in fact hospitalized for diabetic nephropathy (kidney damage). His son Kiko is also diabetic.
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The Apple co-founder had suffered from type 2 diabetes since he was a child.
The young singer of the Jonas Brothers was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2007, although it was already coming due to constant thirst and some weight loss for no apparent reason. They found that he had a blood sugar level greater than 700 (normal is between 70 and 120). Simply with her insulin shots, exercise, and a healthy diet, she has been able to lower her blood sugar, and she seems to be doing very well!