_________________________ diabetes usually affects people who are over 40
Hard-to-heal skin infections, blurred vision, tingling or numbness in the hands or
feet, and gum infections which clear up slowly are signs/symptoms of _________
How does obesity increase the risk of diabetes? __________________________
The Tes-tape test in a urine test. If glucose is present in the urine, tape dipped
into the urine will turn _______________ or ___________________.
10. For the ________________________ test, the patient fasts for eight hours after
which a blood sample and a urine specimen are taken. The patient drinks an
oral glucose solution after which blood is drawn at 30 minutes, 1 hour, 2 hours,
and 3 hours.
The goal in treating diabetes mellitus patients is to ________________________
Excessive amounts of ketone acids in the body is called ___________________.
A diabetic patient who takes insulin but does not eat enough food may develop
___________________, also called _______________________ shock.