01/19/2012 08:03 am ET

Not Just Paula Deen: 9 Other Celebrities With Type 2 Diabetes -- And What They're Doing About It

Paula Deen isn't the only famous person to receive a Type 2 diabetes diagnosis. With 25.8 million Americans diagnosed -- more than 8 percent of the population! -- it's no wonder that public figures reflect that prevalence as well.

These nine men and women prove Deen's assertion that diabetes "is not a death sentence." In fact, in some cases, it may even be reversible.

Celebrities With Diabetes