Avoid Early Detection of Disease Complications caused by diabetes mellitus. Pain is not going in the early detection of diabetes and did not follow up with periodic inspection, the same as letting the disease progress to more severe complications. Immediately do the lab, especially if you have symptoms of diabetes, ie, frequent urination, frequent thirst, and frequent hunger. In addition, if you have one or more of the risk factors of diabetes, such as a family history of diabetes mellitus, aged over 45, overweight, and hypertension.
Other factors also should be wary of is dyslipidemia, lack of physical activity, unhealthy diet, history of having a baby with the baby's weight more than 4 kg or a history of gestational diabetes mellitus bears, history was born weighing less than 2.5 kilograms badang and PCOS (Polycystic ovary syndrome).
Examination is a common measurement of the concentration of sugar (glucose) in the blood. Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus is established if the fasting blood glucose measurements greater than or equal to 126 mg per dL or if the results of any blood glucose greater than or equal to 200 mg per dL and accompanied by the presence of typical symptoms of diabetes. Another important examination of the blood hemoglobin or HbA1c, which detects the average blood sugar over three months. Currently HbA1c can be used for screening and diagnosis of diabetes as well as calculate the estimated average glucose (EAG).
If the results show you are diagnosed with diabetes mellitus, do the four pillars of the management of diabetes mellitus, namely education and understanding of Diabetse mellitus, diet, exercise, and treatment and monitoring of therapeutic outcomes through laboratory tests (HbA1c of Panel Management of Diabetes Mellitus).
HbA1c examination should be done in the lab using the latest methods of funds has national and international standards and has specific standards such as Diabetes Control and Complications.