Such was the case with rapper Biz Markie, who died on July 16, 2021, at age 57, while in hospice care, reports The Washington Post. “They said I could lose my feet,” Markie told ABC News. “They said I could lose body parts. For example, high blood sugar levels can damage the vessels that supply blood to the vital organs. In response to the diagnosis, Markie employed better eating and exercise habits to lose almost 140 pounds by 2014.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.