Sugar Matters
May 24, 2011
Type 1 diabetes details – Quiz time!

AHA! Caught you unawares, maybe. Before we go on to further discussions about Type 1 diabetes, time for a quick quiz this week. I hope you have been paying attention! It’s all TRUE/FALSE, so not too hard (smile):

1) Type 1 diabetes is the same as Type 2 diabetes T/F

2) Type 1 diabetes happens only in people less than 30 years of age T/F{{more}}

3) Only folks with a family history of Type 1 diabetes ever get this disease T/F

4) Women with Type 1 diabetes can get pregnant T/F

5) People with Type 1 diabetes can “train” themselves to live without insulin T/F

6) Folks with either Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes can use insulin T/F

7) If you have Type 1 diabetes, you are sure to develop kidney failure in your lifetime T/F

Here are the answers:








How did you do? Hopefully, well! We will continue on next week with some further information on Type 1 diabetes to tie up our series.

Until next week, stay safe and healthy Vincies!

Anita Ramsetty, MD

Medical Director Endocrine Care Group

Tel: 843-798-4227