Type 2 diabetes can be controlled with weight management, nutrition, and exercise.
Unfortunately, type 2 diabetes tends to progress, and diabetes medications are often needed.
An A1C test is a blood test that estimates average glucose levels in your blood over the previous three months.
Periodic A1C testing may be advised to see how well diet, exercise, and medications are working to control blood sugar and prevent organ damage.
The A1C test is typically done a few times a year.
Diabetes that’s triggered by pregnancy