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Diabetes Wire

paula-deen-diabetes-today-ql.jpgThis morning on the Today Show, Food Network lady Paula Deen announced that she has type 2 diabetes. And in some very serendipitous timing, she's also now a paid spokesperson for a pharmaceutical company that manufactures a diabetes drug. Said Anthony Bourdain: "When your signature dish is hamburger in between a doughnut, and you've been cheerfully selling this stuff knowing all along that you've got type 2 diabetes... It's in bad taste if nothing else." [Eater National]