Celebrities With Diabetes: Bret Michaels

Diabetes can hit at any stage of life, and has no qualms about affecting people with careers, young people, and yes – even rock stars. With acceptance of your diagnosis comes learning to manage and care for yourself while still maintaining the healthy and fun parts of your previous lifestyle. With the proper treatment and care, you can lead a healthy and fulfilling life and take control of your diabetes.

Watch as Brett Michaels, of the band Poison fame, shares his journey with being diagnosed with diabetes at an early age, and how he managed to balance his career and his disease.

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