Type 2 diabetes: Better Together

Management of type 2 diabetes should be a long-term collaboration between the patient and their healthcare team.1

On this site, we will discuss A1C goals, the importance of motivating your patients to manage their type 2 diabetes and the potential complications of high A1C levels.1 You will also find tips and tools to help support your patients as you work together in the management of their diabetes.

A1C=HbA1C=glycated hemoglobin

Reference: 1. Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines Expert Committee. Diabetes Canada 2018 Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Diabetes in Canada. Can J Diabetes 2018;42(Suppl1):S1–S325.