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HBA1c level of 46

Discussion in 'Gestational Diabetes' started by smahmo99, Oct 17, 2020.

  1. smahmo99

    smahmo99 · Member

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    Don’t know what to make of it :/

    Guess I just got to carry on working harder
     
  2. bulkbiker

    bulkbiker Type 2 · Oracle

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    You have posted in the "gestational diabetes" section but your profile says Male 25... ?
     
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  3. EllieM

    EllieM Type 1 · Moderator
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    Oops. :)

    A brief look at @smahmo99 's previous posts suggests he's been T1 for ten years. I've been T1 for 50 years and I'm very happy when my hba1c goes that low.... The NHS recommendation for T1s' is 48 I believe.
     
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  4. Antje77

    Antje77 LADA · Moderator
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    If you are T1, 46 is a perfect hba1c, unless you're having hypos all the time!
     
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  5. smahmo99

    smahmo99 · Member

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    Apologies Im a type 1 diabetic
     
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  6. Antje77

    Antje77 LADA · Moderator
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    Do you want me to move your thread to the T1 part of the forum?

    What makes you unhappy with a hba1c of 46?
     
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    ert Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    You've hit below the NICE guidelines. The NICE guideline for type 1 diabetes advises an HbA1c target of 48 mmol/mol (6.5%).
     
  8. Circuspony

    Circuspony Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I'd be happy with that!
     
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