Use this diabetes symptoms quiz to help you evaluate the likelihood that you have the disease. Diabetes, also called diabetes mellitus, is a serious condition that affects over 170 million people worldwide yet because symptoms can develop gradually over time and be subtle in nature the disease is often overlooked.
In fact, "In the United States alone, more than 6 million people don't recognize diabetes symptoms, making them unaware that they have diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association."
Diabetes symptoms quiz
This quiz is intended to help you evaluate your health and shine a light on the possibility that you may have the disease. The quiz is educational in nature and a true diagnosis can only be confirmed through a visit to your doctor.
Answer the following 10 questions of the diabetes symptoms quiz with a “yes” or “no” answer.
This diabetes symptoms quiz is for educational purposes only and evaluates the presence of risk factors and symptoms in your life. If you answered “yes” to more than 4 of the 10 questions you should consult your doctor for testing.
Diabetes is a serious condition that if left untreated can lead to health complications including heart and blood vessel disease, stroke, blindness, kidney failure or loss of limbs. If you answered “yes” to less than 4 questions yet still have concerns about your health consult your doctor.