NEWSPLUS: Actress S. Epatha Merkerson on Diabetes


Emmy and Golden Globe award winning actress S. Epatha Merkerson has found success on stage, television and the big screen. She is best known for her role on the long-running TV series Law & Order.

However, many people don’t know that Ms. Merkerson is also one of the millions of Americans living with type 2 diabetes.

S. Epatha Merkerson joined NewsPlus with Mark Segraves via satellite to talk about this national epidemic and how she’s encouraging others affected by type 2 diabetes to share their stories with America’s Diabetes Challenge.