Hemoglobin A1c testing is one sure way to make sure that you're keeping your blood sugar levels under control.
Unlike other glucose tests, diabetes HbA1c test has a memory.
The great thing about hemoglobin A1c testing is that it averages your blood sugar levels for the past 2 - 3 months, giving you a more complete view of your overall health.
The higher your average blood glucose level, the higher the HbA1c test.
See the comparison chart below to see how hemoglobin A1c testing corresponds to average blood sugar levels:
Know what your blood glucose and HbA1c numbers mean!
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