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  • 1. 
    What do you think causes diabetes?                                           
    • A. 

      Eating too much sugar

    • B. 

      High blood glucose levels caused by too much glucose in the blood

    • C. 

      Catching it from someone else

  • 2. 
    Blood glucose levels respond to food, particularly carbohydrates. What other things can affect blood glucose levels?
    • A. 

      Physical activity

    • B. 

      Stress

    • C. 

      Illness

  • 3. 
    Children get Type1 diabetes” – is this TRUE or FALSE?       
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    If children get Type1 diabetes, how do they get it?                                                         
    • A. 

      Having too many sweets and soft drinks

    • B. 

      A virus or environmental factor

    • C. 

      Not doing enough exercise

  • 5. 
    Type 2 diabetes is a disease in which your pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or your body does not properly use the insulin it makes.       
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The management of Type 1 diabetes can be managed by:
    • A. 

      Taking daily insulin doses by injection or insulin pump

    • B. 

      Eating healthy meals and snacks and regular physical activity

    • C. 

      Regular monitoring of your blood glucose levels

  • 7. 
    Who are at risk of gestational diabetes?
    • A. 

      Children and teenagers

    • B. 

      Pregnant women

    • C. 

      Elderly people

  • 8. 
    How do you think diabetes is best managed?
    • A. 

      Eating healthily, taking regular exercise and prescribed medication

    • B. 

      Losing weight (if you need to) and maintaining a healthy weight

    • C. 

      Regularly testing your blood glucose levels

    • D. 

      Never eating sugar

  • 9. 
    What type of food raises blood glucose levels?
    • A. 

      Pasta, rice and noodles

    • B. 

      Bread and crackers

    • C. 

      Cakes and biscuits

    • D. 

      Fish

  • 10. 
    Ideally, how often should people with diabetes exercise?
    • A. 

      Every day

    • B. 

      Once a week

    • C. 

      Once a fortnight

    • D. 

      Five days per week

  • 11. 
    How often should people with diabetes have their feet checked?
    • A. 

      Every six months by a podiatrist

    • B. 

      The person should check their feet everyday

    • C. 

      They don’t need to have their feet checked

  • 12. 
    Is it OK for people with diabetes to drink alcohol?
    • A. 

      If you are diagnosed with diabetes, you should stop drinking alcohol

    • B. 

      Most people with diabetes can enjoy a small amount of alcohol

    • C. 

      You should check with your doctor first

    • D. 

      Provided they drink no more than 2 standard drinks per day, with at least one alcohol- free day per week.

  • 13. 
    Will diabetes go away?
    • A. 

      Diabetes will go away if it’s well managed

    • B. 

      If blood glucose levels are in the non-diabetic range most of the time

    • C. 

      Currently, there is no cure for diabetes

  • 14. 
    If left untreated or improperly managed, diabetes can result in a variety of complications including:
    • A. 

      Heart disease

    • B. 

      Kidney disease

    • C. 

      Eye disease

    • D. 

      Nerve damage

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