When did Chris Matthews get diagnosed with diabetes?


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Chris Matthews was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in December 2006. The news anchor admitted to having diabetes during a 2009 interview, going into his personal back story and ignoring all the signs.

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Chris Matthews is known for being a commentator and anchor for "The Chris Matthews Show" and "Hardball With Chris Matthews." He had a family history of diabetes but never thought he would get the disease. He wasn���t educated about high blood sugar and ignored doctors when they suggested he get it checked. Due to his busy schedule, it wasn���t until he began feeling ill that he had his blood sugar checked and it was revealed that he had diabetes.

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