Diabetes Center | Diabetes Quiz - Are you at Risk?

Diabetes Education & Management


Are you at Risk?

An estimated 27 million Americans have diabetes, but here's the catch. About one in three don't know it. Are you one of them? Take this true/false quiz to test your knowledge about type 2 diabetes, the form that accounts for 90 percent to 95 percent of all diagnosed cases.

 

1. Eating too much sugar causes diabetes.
 True       False
2. Physical activity can delay the onset of diabetes.
 True       False
3. Children used to get adult-onset, or type 2 diabetes, but that trend has reversed.
 True       False
4. Since diabetes results in high blood glucose, often the first warning sign is a constant energy high.
 True       False
5. African-Americans and Hispanics are at higher risk for diabetes.
 True       False
6. A baby's birth weight plays into a mother's risk for diabetes.
 True       False
7. If you have diabetes, you are destined to a lifetime of insulin injections.
 True       False
 

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