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Diabetes and the A1C Test - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... The A1C test (also known as HbA1C, glycated hemoglobin or glycosylated hemoglobin) is a good general measure of diabetes care.
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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 ...
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Definition of the A1c Diabetes Test - Type 2 Diabetes - About.com
Apr 22, 2014 ... Definition: The A1c test (also known as HbA1c, glycated hemoglobin or glycosylated hemoglobin) is a blood test that correlates with a person's ...
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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 ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/p/What-Is-A-Hemoglobin-A1c-Test.htm
What Is Estimated Average Glucose (eAG)? - Type 1 Diabetes
The problem is that the A1c test measures the amount of glycated hemoglobin as a percentage of total hemoglobin (an A1c of 7% means that 7% of the total ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/a/eAGlucose.htm
What Are A1c Home Test Kits for Diabetes? - Type 1 Diabetes
Jun 12, 2014 ... Hemoglobin A1c home test kits can be a valuable resource for checking longer- range blood sugar for those with type 1 diabetes.
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/a/A1C_test_kits.htm
How to Interpret the A1c Diabetes Test - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
May 8, 2014 ... The A1c test measures your average glucose (blood sugar) levels ... Glucose attached to hemoglobin on red blood cells gives your A1c result.
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/p/Interpreting-The-A1c-Test.htm
Hemoglobin A1C and What Tattoo Artists Need to Know About
Otherwise, a tattoo could be downright dangerous. So, what determines whether or not a diabetic has control? The hemoglobin A1C test is the most important ...
http://tattoo.about.com/od/safetyissues/a/can_diabetics_get_tattoos_2.htm
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 ...
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In Surgery: Hemoglobin A1C, or HgbA1C, Before Surgery?
Apr 6, 2009 ... If your doctor wants you to have a Hemoglobin A1C test before your surgery you may be wondering why. There are two reasons that your ...
http://surgery.about.com/b/2009/04/06/in-surgery-hemoglobin-a1c-or-hgba1c-before-surgery.htm
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