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1. Different insulin are categorised according to their peak and duration.

(a) True (b) False

2. Snacking is a good option to satisfy mid-meal hunger in Diabetes.

(a) True (b) False

3. The functioning of the kidney includes -

(a) Filtration of blood (b) Maintaining electrolyte balance

(c) Expulsion of body waste (d) All of these

4. People with Diabetes are encouraged to eat a lot of

(a) Carbohydrates (b) Fat (c) Fibre (d) Protein

5. People with Diabetes do not need to cut down on their salt intake.

(a) True (b) False

6. A person above the age of 20 should periodically check his or her cholesterol levels.

(a) True (b) False

7. Which of these foods contain a high amount of protein?

(a) Milk (b) Pulses (c) Yogurt (d) Meats, poultry and fish

8. High LDL (bad cholesterol) level can lead to -

(a) Heart disease (b) Obesity (c) Diabetes (d) All of these

9. Even a moderate level of physical activity can be beneficial.

(a) True (b) False

10. Which of these is not a symptom of Diabetes?

(a) Excess thirst (b) Muscle Pain (c) Itchy skin (d) Frequent urination

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