Do you know the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?
Blood Glucose and Diabetes Quiz
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Why is it important to maintain suitable levels of blood glucose?CorrectIncorrect
How does insulin control the level of blood glucose concentration?CorrectIncorrect
How does glucagon control the level of blood glucose concentration?CorrectIncorrect
Which type of diabetes is caused by the immune system destroying the pancreatic cells that produce insulin?CorrectIncorrect
Which type of diabetes is caused by insulin-producing cells not producing enough insulin, or target organs not responding properly to insulin?CorrectIncorrect
What methods do people use to control type 1 diabetes?CorrectIncorrect
What methods do people use to control type 2 diabetes?CorrectIncorrect
What is the best way to describe the relationship between BMI and type 2 diabetes?CorrectIncorrect
Which type of diabetes is correlated with waist to hip ratio?CorrectIncorrect
Blood glucose levels are controlled with insulin and glucagon to maintain suitable levels of blood glucose concentration. What type of feedback mechanism is this?
feedback, since a change in blood glucose after the release of each hormone, brings the blood glucose concentration back to an average level. e.g. if it gets too high, it is lowered by the correct hormone.