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How much do you know about the health risks associated with diabetes, such as heart disease and stroke?
I did not know there were health risks other than high or low blood sugar.
0%
I know about some, but I didn't know about heart disease or stroke.
1%
I know a little about a lot of health risks associated with diabetes, but I'd like to know more.
19%
I think I know a lot about all sorts of health risks associated with diabetes.
75%
I know there are risks, but I don't get how they connect to diabetes.
3%
Total votes are 285
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by Chris Stocker
If you listen closely, you may hear the sound of 25 million Americans with diabetes rejoicing today. In a revolutionary movement, the FDA has given 510(k) approval on Abbott's HbA1C test which is expected to help millions of Americans with Type 1 or 2 diabetes or those at risk. Abbott's ARCHITECT Clinical Chemistry Hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) test is a dramatic shift in diabetes diagnosis and monitoring. Instead of the HbA1C tests performed at a laboratory and constituted as blood work, the...