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Re: [IP] question about A1c's

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From: "Deborah" <email @ redacted>

> So, we were surprised that her A1c was 7.5 down from 8.3 three months ago.

Offbeat thought: have her periods started, gotten heavier or become more

I don't think the powers-that-be take into account the fact that women lose
red blood cells each month, whereas men don't.

I do know that anemia falsely lowers the A1c; maybe increase in menstrual
flow does too.

Feeling nutso!

Natalie ._c-
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