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Measuring Your Hemoglobin A1C for Average Blood Sugar
Your average blood sugar can be measured by a hemoglobin A1c test. It is a vital part of managing your type 1 diabetes. Here are answers to some of the most ...
How to Interpret the A1c Diabetes Test - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
The A1c test measures your average glucose (blood sugar) levels over approximately three months. Learn how to read the result of this important diabetes test.
What is a Hemoglobin A1c Test? - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Mar 1, 2011 ... A hemoglobin A1c test, sometimes referred to as just A1c, is a test used to measure your average blood sugar (also called glucose) over the ...
Diabetes and the A1C Test - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
The A1C test is a good general measure of diabetes compliance because A1C levels indicate a person's average blood glucose over the past few months.
Definition of the A1c Diabetes Test - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
The A1c test measures how much glucose is stuck to your hemoglobin, or more specifically, what percent of hemoglobin proteins are attached to glucose.
What Are A1c Home Test Kits for Diabetes? - Type 1 Diabetes
Jun 12, 2014 ... Hemoglobin A1c home test kits are still coming of age for people with type 1 diabetes. But you do have some options if you want to test your ...
A1c to eAG Conversion Chart - Diabetes
When you have diabetes, you may be asked to get an A1c (hbA1c) test as often as every three months. The purpose of this test is to get an idea of your average ...
What Is Estimated Average Glucose (eAG)? - Type 1 Diabetes
Estimated Average Glucose (eAG) is a new concept that allows you to take your A1c test results and convert them into numbers like you see on your glucose ...
A1c Test Not Recommended for Diagnosing Children and ...
Mar 30, 2011 ... The hemoglobin A1c test (HbA1c) has long been a reliable average measure of longer-term (2-3 months) blood glucose levels. The use of ...
Diabetes: Fructosamine Blood Glucose Level Test - Type 2 Diabetes
Apr 23, 2014 ... If you have type 2 diabetes, you may be familiar with the A1c test, which measures your average blood glucose levels over two or three months.
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