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Re: [IP] A1c question?
- Subject: Re: [IP] A1c question?
- From: John Neale <email @ redacted>
- Date: Fri, 16 Oct 1998 02:41:49 +0200
> Being high allows the glucose molecule to stick to things it is not
> supposed to. Being low does not make it unstick. Once it's stuck, it
> is permanent. A short high which is immediately corrected is not as
> damaging as being high all the time. It takes time for the glucose to
> 'stick'. I don't know the exact process, I just know that it is not
> linear and not reversible.
I still don't follow the logic.... it doesn't need to be strictly linear
to be a rough average, and it doesn't need to be reversible - just less
glucose means less sticks and more glucose means more sticks.
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