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Animal Physiology > Homeostasis > Topic 3: Does Ben Have Diabetes?

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Ben has been feeling strange lately, especially after drinking lots of soda. Ben's roommate has diabetes and Ben wonders if he could have it, too. Find out what is going on in Ben's glucose feedback system.


What you'll learn in this topic

  • how negative feedback in glucose homeostasis works
  • how diabetes is diagnosed and treated
  • if Ben has diabetes

Your task is to play the role of a physician and determine if Ben has diabetes.


To do this, you will: 

Examine Ben and assess his diabetes risk


Test Ben’s blood glucose and diagnose his condition


Answer Ben’s question

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