A1C (or “Hemoglobin A1C”) Test

What is it?
  • A blood test.
  • Gives the average blood glucose over past 2-3 months
Why?
  • Best way to assist overall glucose control
How often?
  • 2-4 times a year
Target Goal:
  • Less than 7 %
Action steps:
  • Check your blood glucose levels; use the result and discuss with your healthcare provider
  • Ask if your medicines need changing.
  • Review your meal plan and activity plan

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