• Explain why carbohydrates are needed in a diet
  • Identify foods that are rich in carbohydrates
  • Describe the body’s handling of glucose

For this discussion, the student will:  Watch the following video, “What are carbohydrates?” https://youtu.be/wxzc_2c6GMg

Complete the “Risk of Diabetes Assessment”

Diabetes Risk Assessment: https://www.diabetes.org/risk-test  (COMPLETED ALREADY BY ME, SEE ATTACHMENT FOR SCORE), and answer the following: 

1. Were you surprised by your results? 

2. Can you prevent or delay Type 2 diabetes? 

3. Share with the class at least 2 strategies to lower your risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. 

4. Provide at least 2 signs or symptoms of hypoglycemia.

 Please include at least 2 sources for citation, articles or books. APA 7 ed. No websites cited.