Viola Davis Reveals Diabetes Diagnosis and Campaign to Raise Awareness
May 23, 2019
Academy Award winner Viola Davis has opened up about her prediabetes diagnosis, sharing that she comes from a family with a history of type 2 diabetes.
"I'm one of 84 million American adults living with prediabetes and I'm sharing my story for the first time in an effort to inspire others to take action against the type 2 diabetes epidemic," Davis said in a statement after narrating "A Touch of Sugar," a new documentary about type 2 diabetes epidemic in America.
Davis received her diagnosis despite having experienced no symptoms, she said.
"None whatsoever. I felt totally healthy and abl...