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Tom Hanks Reveals He Has Type 2 Diabetes

"Captain Phillips" star talked about his diagnosis on "Late Show With David Letterman."
0:38 | 10/08/13

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Actor extraordinaire Tom Hanks revealed that he has type two diabetes 57 year old Oscar winning actor made an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman last night and talked about his health scare. I went to. The I went to the doctors and he said you know high blood sugar numbers you've been -- dealing with since you were 36. A -- graduated. Type two diabetes young man. Well surprisingly enough the captain Phillips star is in good spirits about his diagnosis and has been suspected that thanks history of losing and gaining weight -- They have contributed to his diagnosis.

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