Fast Five Quiz: Prediabetes

Anne L. Peters, MD

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October 03, 2019

In prediabetes, which is on the rise, blood glucose levels are above the upper threshold considered to be normal but below the threshold for a diagnosis of diabetes. The diagnosis of prediabetes is important because it represents an opportunity to prevent a serious disease—diabetes—from occurring.

More than 300 million people worldwide are estimated to have prediabetes, and this number is projected to rise to 587 million or 8.3% of adults.

How much do you know about prediabetes? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.

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