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Have diabetes? Get tested

Many of us have gained a few pounds during the quarantine months. Weeks went by with a treat here and a snack there to help pass the time. If you have diabetes, those extra few pounds can really be hard on the body.

One of the easiest ways to check for diabetes is the HbA1c. It's a simple blood test, and you don't need to go without eating beforehand. It reports the average level of sugar in your blood over three months. This is important for you and your doctor to know.

Call your doctor today to make a diabetes care visit. Don't forget to ask for your HbA1c test results at your next visit.

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