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RE: [IPk] FW: GHb and A1C



A1C is (I believe) the preferred name for HBA1C by the American Diabetic
Association.

Rgds

Julian

> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Neale [mailto:email @ redacted]
> Sent: 17 October 2001 15:14
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IPk] FW: GHb and A1C
> 
> 
> >Had a mail yesterday from Michael telling of his great 
> results for GHb
> >and A1C. Can anyone tell me te difference between the 2 as I 
> had always
> >presumed they were the same thing?
> 
> I'd never heard of GHb... and is A1C the same as HbA1c I wonder?
> 
> When I had my eyes screened for retinopathy a few weeks ago, 
> the eye doctor
> told me they now reckon (in Germany...) that raised blood 
> pressure is even
> more damaging than raised blood glucose levels. So - keep 
> your bg's lowish,
> but, even more important, keep your blood pressure down. Anyone know
> anything about this change of tactic?
> 
> John
> 
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