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Hba1c

Discussion in 'Type 1 Diabetes' started by Babsi, Aug 24, 2020.

  1. Babsi

    Babsi · Member

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    Hi, diagnosed in may with type 1 going for my first hba1c test tomorrow, do you fast prior to this? I forgot to ask .
     
  2. Daibell

    Daibell LADA · Master

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    Hi. These days HBA1C tests are non-fasting to avoid overloading the clinic for those who do need it. It you want the best Lipids results then I would fast anyway.
     
  3. porl69

    porl69 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    No need to fast for a HBA1C.
     
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  4. Babsi

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    Thanks folks
     
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    jamesfitz Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Only have to fast for the c peptide test diabetes wise i think
     
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