It's been rumored that everyone's favorite butter-loving cooking show hostess will soon announce that she suffers from Type II diabetes. Could this be an opportunity for Ms. Deen to find a second career as an advocate for making healthy lifestyle changes? With her larger-than-life personality and contagious laugh you can't help but take notice when she's on the screen.
A clue about what message Paula Deen will be sending in the future?
Paula Deen is in a unique situation where she can influence a great number of people and lead by example using her show as her stage. Will she be ditching the sticks of butter in favor of olive oil? Will baking and grilling take the place of deep frying in Paula's kitchen? Is there a low-fat cookbook in Paula's future?
Will scrambled egg white omelettes be taking the place of bacon burgers served on glazed donuts at Paula's next brunch?
Only time will tell if Paula Deen will find a second career as The Food Network's next healthy meals hostess.
Do you think fans would tune into a show called "Paula's Healthy Kitchen"?
*It's been rumored that Paula Deen has already penned a deal with a drug company to act as a spokesperson for a drug to treat her condition.