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Pre-diabetes is diagnosed by a blood test. If your blood sugar level is between 100 and 125 mg/dL, you have prediabetes. A blood glucose level in this range is considered to be a risk factor for type 2 diabetes.

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Until recently, the A1C test was not recommended as a means to diagnose diabetes. But that's changed. For years, physicians and patients have been advised to use the hemoglobin A1C test (also called "HbA1c" or more recently, "A1C") as a tool to monitor diabetes control. As is well-known, the A1C test measures the average blood glucose level …

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Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro, commented on Diagnosis of Diabetes: Putting it All… Natalie: thanks for your comment! DrC

11/17/10

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Ann Bartlett, Health Guide, commented on A1c alone is not enough Hi Natalie, You may want to have a more conclusive test.  There are many questions I have…

11/08/10

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Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro, commented on Diabetes Diagnosis of Hoya Basketball… Hi Judy: I certainly would consider a visit if we could time it around my…

03/25/10

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David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on Understanding Omega-3 Test Results… Lipidlab.com. Please see my article that I will post shortly.   David

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