HEARD:Jaya Ramsey diagnosed with diabetes

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Jaya Ramsey

Singer-TV host Jaya Ramsey on being a Type 2 diabetic: “It’s the most common form. I was diagnosed with it shortly after I gave birth to my first child. What’s good about this type is that you can get off medication as soon as you are able to cut down on foods that are bad for you. Disiplina lang. Tumodo kasi ako. I wasn’t able to monitor my food intake—lumamon nang lumamon!” Marinel R. Cruz

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/UQXLAHQCCIEO3WMCTNZSWIE3AI Lagotka

    News ba ito? Can’t you report about something better?

    • joshua kings

      OO NAMAN, TSONG! 
      baka nakalimutan mo, nasa entertainment page ka ng inquirer…..
      at si jaya ay entertainer na may diabetes 2 prevalent among many pinoys…
      so, newsworthy…..
      masyado ka namang seryoso sa buhay..hayaan mo na lang yan…have a life! ok?

    • Noel

      Ngayon lang ako nakabasa na ang isang celebrity ang nagbabalita na may diabetes siya.  Kung cancer puwede pa.

  • Teresita Sy

    Jaya, please keep an eye on your food intke. Hindi na tayo mga bata. Exercise more freuently. I say this with love and concern. Idol kasi kita

  • jo4210

    Many Filipinos are Type II diabetics and not know it because of the lack of information or medical care.  As a diabetic for many years it is good that Jaya is pro-active.  It can be controlled with diet (white rice is notorious, I only eat 2 tbsp of rice per meal), exercise, home glucose monitoring and regular followup with your doctor.  Unfortunately, despite of all the care, many diabetics still have complications such as kidney disease, eye issues, limb numbness-circulation problems, heart complications etc. IMHO, I hope our countrymen and goverment put more attention to this potentially devastating health issue.

  • joshua kings

    may tanong lang ako:
    BAKIT ‘RAMSEY’ at di yung last name nung mister niya ang gamit niya?

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