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All kidding aside, it's a bummer to hear from Tom Hanks that he has type-2 diabetes, which in most cases is pretty avoidable. What's strange is that he's al… Read more…

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One comment to “Tom Hanks Has Type 2 Diabetes, Probably From Being Such A Sweet-Ass Guy!”

  1. Kate says – reply to this


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    Usually people who are not overweight who get diabetes as an adult have a separate type of "type 2" called Maturity-Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY), which may be what he has. However, to experience symptoms for 20 years and not get diagnosed is unlikely, as he would have had some very severe adverse effects by now, so I don't buy that. People can "remember" long-ago polyuria and polydipsia, etc. despite those symptoms having nothing to do with the current diagnosis. - anonymous MD