A1C test review for nurses and nursing students

A1c testing

A1C test review for nurses and nursing students An A1C test is a blood test that is used to diagnose both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This exam is also been referred to as a hemoglobin A1C, HbA1c, glycosylated hemoglobin, and glycated hemoglobin. The A1c results show what your average blood sugar level was for the last 8-12 weeks. […]

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Quick Facts – Diabetes

Here are some quick study facts about Diabetes:   Diabetes: Diabetes mellitus is a chronic multisystem disorder of glucose metabolism related to absent or insufficient insulin supplies, impaired utilization of insulin, or both.   Current theories link diabetes to genetic, autoimmune and environmental factors.   Type 1 diabetes mellitus most often occurs in people who are under 30 years or […]

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