10 Celebrities With Diabetes

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Ben Vereen
Ben Vereen

10. Ben Vereen
Type 2 diabetes
Actor, singer, and dancer Vereen made his Broadway debut in The Prodigal Son at age 18. The legendary star of stage and screen knows that having Type 2 diabetes is no song and dance. But since his 2007 diagnosis, Vereen has been spreading the word that “diabetes is not a death sentence; it’s a life sentence” — taking to the road to share his story with as many people as possible.

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