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Re: [IP] A1C and complications



Jim,

Ok I see what you are saying...I just needed a bit more clarification.

Brian
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim S." <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, September 11, 2000 7:45 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] A1C and complications


> Brian,
>
> All I was saying was that during the 9 years of the DCCT with "all the
help" to
> keep good A1Cs, they would go lower but generally remained in the low 7s.
>
> Jim S.
> email @ redacted
>
> Brian Mozisek wrote:
>
> > > I seem to remember that during the DCCT the participants were not able
to
> > > maintain A1Cs below the low 7s....
> > >
> > > And the had a more extensive "medical team" than many of us will ever
> > > see....
> >
> > Jim,
> > What is consider maintaining an A1C.  I maintained an a1c below 6.5 for
two
> > years.  Until I had a major lifestyle change and lost my forced exercise
> > routine.   (I graduated from college and no longer had to walk to all my
> > classes everyday)  I know many people who maintain A1Cs below 7.  It is
not
> > impossible, it just takes dedication and hardwork.
> >
> > Brian
>
> Do I dare ask what it is running now that you don't have your "forced
execise
> program"?...
>
>
>
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