How Much Do You Really Know About Diabetes?
Take this quiz to see how knowledgeable you are about diabetes.
What percentage of people with diabetes have type 1 diabetes?
1 / 10
How many people per year in the United States receive a type 1 diabetes diagnosis?
2 / 10
In what year was insulin (treatment for diabetes) discovered?
3 / 10
In type 1 diabetes, the immune system attacks the ____ cells in the pancreas.
4 / 10
What does NOT cause Type 2 diabetes?
Too much sugar
5 / 10
Which is a BIG sign of diabetes?
Yellowing of the skin
Rapid weight loss
6 / 10
(True or False) If a type 1 diabetic is well controlled with diet, insulin is not needed
7 / 10
What does a diabetic have to pay close attention to in their diet?
8 / 10
What month is diabetes awareness month?
9 / 10
What age does someone normally get diagnosed with type 1 diabetes?
younger than 10 years old
9-13 years old
10 / 10
You may not know much about diabetes if anything at all, but your determination shows! Maybe this test helped teach you a few things you didn't know.
You definitely have more to learn but the effort you put into testing yourself, really shows how much of a trooper you are!
You may not know everything about diabetes, but you're pretty knowledgeable and that's better than most!
You either have diabetes or love and support someone with it. Either way, you are knowledgeable and it shows!