Diabetics: Would Your Doctor Be Proud of Your Lifestyle Choices?

HEALTH

Zoe Samuel

5 Min Quiz

How often do you check your blood sugar?

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Do you fear needles?

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Do you eat your five a day?

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How do you take your coffee?

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What's a balanced meal to you?

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What's your meat intake?

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Some diabetics avoid fruit due to the sugar content, but it can actually be great for you. Do you eat fruit?

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When did you last get an eye exam?

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What's your cholesterol?

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How do you see carbs?

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Are you carrying any extra weight?

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Do you get your cardio?

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How about strength training?

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And your flexibility?

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Pets can help you maintain an active lifestyle. Do you own one?

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How's your blood pressure?

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What are your triglycerides up to?

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Do you get your eight hours a night?

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When did you last have a blood test?

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How's your stress?

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Do you know which fats are good fats?

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Do you control your portions?

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Do you want that fried or grilled?

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What healthy steps do you take when flying?

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Do you educate folks around you on what hypoglycemia looks like, and on what to do?

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Do you wear a diabetes bracelet?

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If you were passed out, and I didn't know to check for your bracelet, how would I know you were diabetic?

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How much alcohol do you drink?

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Diabetes increases the odds of tooth problems. How's your dental care?

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Diabetes means you can be prone to infections. Do you take care of that?

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About This Quiz

Diabetes is no joke, as anyone who has it - or anyone whose family member has it - knows all too well. Fortunately, good choices can help diabetics live healthy lives. Find out how your doctor would feel about yours!

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