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Diabetes: True or False test

Type 2 diabetes occurs when there is too much sugar (glucose) in our bodies.


Type 2 diabetes is soley caused by being overweight.


Type 2 diabetes can be reversed if I change my eating and exercise habits.


Eating low glycemic index foods may lower Type 2 Diabetes risk.


Holding on to pregnancy weight in the first year after giving birth is associated with adverse metabolic profiles.


The rate of Diabetes is increasing.


Type 2 diabetes is difficult to manage.


Untreated, type 2 diabetes can cause severe health problems and even be fatal.


Early diagnosis and awareness can make a difference.


Insulin is a cure for diabetes.


Women with gestational diabetes are at greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes.


∗ Source: Canadian Diabetes Association
∗ ∗ Source: Canadian Diabetes Association
∗ ∗ ∗ Source: Research study from the University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital and the Institute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences