Paula Deen Discusses Her Diabetes Backlash
This morning on the "Today Show," the Queen of southern-fried cooking showed up to explain whether or not the huge backlash against her announcement that she has diabetes hurt her feelings and to show off one of her healthy(ish) recipes. Can you believe it's the one-year anniversary of Paula Deen Riding on Things already?
Paula Deen Confirms She Has Diabetes, Plus 25 Reasons Why We're Not Surprised
This morning, Paula Deen sat down with the "Today Show" to address the claim that she has diabetes. Deen says she was diagnosed over three years ago but waited until today to say anything because she "had to figure things out in my own head." "I've always encouraged moderation," she continued, and remains hopeful: "I'm here today to let the world know, it is not a death sentence."