Beating the Diabetes Odds:
"I just got mad."
Learn about Daryl Gillespie's journey to a healthier, happier life
In 2000, Daryl Gillespie, a 24 year Navy Veteran, had a routine check-up with is primary care provider.
Much to his dismay, his blood sugar numbers were beyond the normal, healthy range. Due to the fact that Daryl was hovering around 300 pounds, his PCP recommended a dietary program. Daryl agreed but after two years on the dietary program, he had little success. Taking 14 medications a day he said “I had a plate of food for dinner, and a plate of pills.”