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Type 1: What are your HbA1c test results?

Discussion in 'Type 1 Diabetes' started by 1974darrenh, Oct 9, 2011.

  1. Mrsass

    Mrsass Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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  2. B33

    B33 Type 1 · Member

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    Hi. I was diagnosed type 1 3 weeks ago. I hba1c was 153. I have been reading this forum lots and getting useful tips. I have lowered my carb intake. So hoping this will help!
     
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  3. Mrsass

    Mrsass Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Good luck x
     
  4. Ekat

    Ekat Type 1 · Active Member

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    My last one was a 7.4 but I just got on the pump and had some major highs until we adjusted my basal rate. I'm hoping to see much improvement after a few months of the pump... to be continued...
     
  5. Ekat

    Ekat Type 1 · Active Member

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    Impressive; )
     
  6. Mrsass

    Mrsass Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    You will defo see an improvement with your next one now you are on pump and have tweeked basal :) x
     
  7. Ekat

    Ekat Type 1 · Active Member

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    Thank you! I'm hoping for the best.
     
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    Noddy123 Type 1 · Member

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    hi I have just had my 6 months check up today. My hb has come down which I am pleased abou but he has suggested to me about having a pump to control my night hypos. I would be grateful for some useful feedback.
     
  9. Mrsass

    Mrsass Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hey @Noddy123 I got a pump just over a year ago and it's totally changed my life I think it's fabulous! Was any particular pump mentioned? X
     
  10. Noddy123

    Noddy123 Type 1 · Member

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    No he just told me to think about it and do my research. I am going to try and cut my carbs again first to see how I go. Will keep reading the forum. I am using lantus for my night injections.
     
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  11. Ekat

    Ekat Type 1 · Active Member

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    Well so far it has really helped prevent me from getting lows and I'm feeling better. My numbers aren't so extreme with ups and downs. Definitely recommend a pump for you :)
     
  12. Glen_Cooksley

    Glen_Cooksley Type 1 · Newbie

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    I was diagnosed with Type 1 at the end of November last year and had a HbA1 of 18 and when i was re tested at the start of Febuary this year I was 6.3 so looking like i am slowly getting it under control.
     
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  13. Patricia21

    Patricia21 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    46 in October 2014.
     
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    hahopson90 · Newbie

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    9.5 which is the lowest its been for many years
     
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    birchy66 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Had my 6 month diabetes check at the hospital yesterday and my HbA1c was 53 or 7%, which is a little disappointing although the Doc said it is good and keep up the good work. I did get it down to 48.6 or 6.6% last time and was hoping to maintain this level. It has been hard work since diagnosed Type 1 two years ago. Oh well KBO I suppose!
     
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    Erin85 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I had my first check up yesterday. My HbA1c was 86 when I was discharged from hospital in Jan and yesterday it was 53! So happy and feeling so much better knowing that I must be doing something right. It's hard to know with ups and downs every day so is a bit of a confidence boost to get a pat on the back :) onwards and upwards...or rather, hopefully downwards again lol x
     
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  17. Gaz-M

    Gaz-M Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    my last one was 73mmols
     
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    mlm Type 1 · Member

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    My last one was 6.8 % 51mmol, really pleased as it's the best result I've had in 30+ years of have diabetes.
     
  19. RHNtype1

    RHNtype1 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Similar lives in quite a few aspects. 2 kids for me though and although I run and exercise I do not do so competitively. I don't tend to compete over HbA1c either, LOL. Between 7 and 8 has usually felt ok while living a life. Rx

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    49mmols. Swimming five miles a week ( as hard as I can take it) keep chasing the numbers. Good diet.
     
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