Opening up about her Type 2 Diabetes diagnosis in January 2012, the celebrity chef has vowed to still eat her beloved fried foods -- in moderation, of course. "Here's the thing: I have always encouraged moderation. On my show I share with you all these yummy fattening recipes, but I tell people, 'In moderation.'" Deen has said. "It's like I told Oprah [Winfrey] a few years ago: 'Honey, I'm your cook, not your doctor,' You are going to have to be responsible for yourself."