Constance Brown-Riggs is the owner and president of CBR Nutrition Enterprises, a nutrition consulting and counseling service. She is a certified diabetes educator with more than twenty-five years experience in the field of nutrition. Brown-Riggs is passionate about creating opportunities to spread the word about health and nutrition, and developing educational tools which shorten the cultural distance between patients and caregivers – and every aspect of her work supports that mission.
She is the author of Eating Soulfully and Healthfully with Diabetes a guide that helps African-Americans with diabetes learn how to prepare and enjoy traditional ethnic fare from the American South and the Caribbean. Her new work Diabetes: Don’t Claim It, Manage It! takes a body/mind/spirit approach to daily self-care.
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