On Twitter, one shared: “@AlisonHammond love you love your honesty #prediabetic You’ve got this xxx.”
“@AlisonHammond Well done for having the courage to announce your diabetes diagnosis on TV. It will help other people, I’m sure. You’ll get there,” added another.
A third wrote: “@AlisonHammond I have just seen you on this morning. You are an inspiration, I too am in the same boat as you and I admire your honesty and candour. I hope I can do as well as you in dealing with this.”
“@AlisonHammond well done for accountability on the show today, you can turn this diabetes diagnosis around,” agreed a fourth.
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