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Llano, TX
A 50-year-old female asked:

My a1c is 9 for the last 3 weeks i've been watching carbs and sugars and exercising , is it possible that i feel 100% better, not sluggish now?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 42 years experience
Yes, if you've: Been taking better care of yourself and your diabetes, you can expect to feel abetter. Your a1c measures the prior 90 days, so there is no way it can be 9 or anything else for 3 weeks. Keep up the good work and work w/your diabetes team to improve even further.

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