Type 2 Diabetes Facts

  • If you eat too much sugar over a long time, you may develop type 2 diabetes.

  • Being overweight makes it harder for your body to properly use insulin.

  • Which of the following health conditions does NOT put you at risk for type 2 diabetes?

  • You can have diabetes for years and not know it.

  • What are early symptoms of type 2 diabetes?

  • If you have a blood sugar level higher than ____ , your doctor may test you for diabetes.

  • What health care problems are caused by diabetes?

  • Which are treatments for type 2 diabetes?

  • If you have type 2 diabetes, you will have to inject insulin.

  • Having diabetes increases your risk for heart disease.

  • Some people with diabetes no longer need medicine if they lose weight and exercise.