The HbA1c test, also known as the haemoglobin A1c or glycated haemoglobin test, is an important blood test that gives a good indication of how well your diabetes is being controlled.
why get tested?
To measure the average level of blood sugar over the past 2 to 3 months.
How is it done?
A blood sample is drawn from your vein in arm or fingerstick
Any preparation needed?
(Fasting required) Do not eat or drink anything except water for 8-10 hours before the test.