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What is hemoglobin A1C and why should you be tested?

What is hemoglobin A1C and why should you be tested? Diabetes is when your blood glucose levels are too high.  Most people who have diabetes or pre-diabetes have type 2 which has to do with insulin resistance. This type of diabetes with proper exercise and improving our diets can be improved or resolved. The tests that show this is a problem are the glucose tolerance test and the A!C. The A1C hemoglobin test measures your average blood glucose for the past two to three months using percentage values. If there are too many glucose molecules binding to your blood cells, Read More »