blood sample tube

Diabetes Test Giving FALSE Results? (SHOCKING!)

When you get screened for type 2 diabetes, and you get the all-clear, you might assume you don’t have diabetes.

But you could be in for a big surprise.

And not a good one.

Because according to a recent study, one of the most popular diagnostic tests for type 2 diabetes is completely unreliable.

And that means you could be diabetic and not even know it.

There’s a lot of unnecessary testing in the mainstream medical community. But diabetes tests aren’t one of them.

If my patients have any of the risk factors for diabetes (being obese, having a family history of diabetes, high blood pressure, etc.), then I absolutely recommend getting screened for diabetes.

Because if you’ve got type 2 diabetes… and you’re not doing anything to help control your blood sugar levels… you’re literally a walking time bomb.

Every hour of every day those high blood sugar levels are declaring all-out war on the organs and tissues throughout your body, increasing your risk of heart disease and stroke, kidney disease, vision problems, nerve problems, and more.

But here’s the scary part.

If you’ve been given the diabetes all-clear based on the results of one of the most popular diabetes tests out there… you could be in for a big surprise.

The results of a recent study have found that the hemoglobin A1C test is completely unreliable.

The study included 9,000 people without diabetes. They were all given multiple diabetes tests, including A1C and an oral glucose tolerance test.

It turns out that the A1C test missed the diabetes diagnosis 73% of the time.

The debate about the accuracy of this test has been raging for years.

The problem with the test is that it provides an average blood sugar level over a two- to three-month period, which doesn’t account for dangerous blood sugar spikes that can happen throughout the day—every day.

The best test I recommend is the one-hour glucose test. It’s even better than the two-hour test in terms of predicting diabetes, heart disease, and even early death.

A postprandial (after-meal) blood glucose analysis can be done at your doctor’s office or with a home glucometer.

Your blood glucose level should be below 155mg/dL one hour after a meal, or below 140mg/dLi f the measurement is done after two hours.

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

Written By Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

For years he’s been the trusted doctor for celebrities, world-class athletes, and countless seniors looking to reclaim their health.

And now…for the first time ever… he’s making his medical breakthroughs available to readers all across America.

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D. is one of the most pioneering and innovative minds in medicine today – and he delivers cutting-edge cures each month through his Natural Health Response newsletter.

Natural Health Response readers get full access to Dr. Gerhauser’s protocols for chronic pain… heart disease… diabetes… Alzheimer’s… and even cancer. These are the very same treatments Dr. Gerhauser recommends to his own patients at his practice in Tucson, Arizona.

In addition to being a board-certified medical doctor, Dr. Gerhauser has earned two master’s degrees and has served as a clinical professor at the University of Arizona.

And as a physician at the world-famous Canyon Ranch, Dr. Gerhauser treated celebrities from around the world who paid dearly for the type of next-generation health information he provides Natural Health Response readers each month.

View More Free Articles

blood pressure

Try This 5-Minute Blood Pressure Fix

It’s no secret that I’m a fan of exercise. Any kind of exercise. I like to push my body to the limit, but even something as simple as gardening or dancing can make a big impact on your health. But what if you can’t even do that? What if pain or sickness or depression or...

Read This

walnuts

Tasty Snack Food REVERSES Heart Disease and Cancer

Wouldn’t it be great if you could take a magic pill and make your cancer disappear? Or swallow a liquid elixir and never get heart disease? Of course, we all want what’s fast, easy (and preferably cheap!), but those kinds of solutions just don’t exist… Or do they? Two recent studies show a way to...

Read This

MRSA

Weird Light Kills MRSA

When it comes to fighting superbugs, the solutions tend to be in the most unlikely places. For example, one study showed that soil from Northern Ireland contains bacterium effective against six of the main superbugs responsible for antibiotic resistance! And this most recent finding is just as strange. Because scientists have found that one of...

Read This

medical marijuana

Underground Cure KNOCKS OUT Cancer Pain

Knowing you have cancer is bad enough. Living with cancer is even worse. Cancer causes debilitating pain that will destroy your quality of life. Adding insult to injury, the drugs used to treat cancer – like chemotherapy – are notorious for making you even more MISERABLE. But the state of Minnesota has begun a program...

Read This

Parkinson's disease

A Vitamin Cure for Parkinson’s?!

There’s not much good news when it comes to Parkinson’s disease. It impacts more than 10 million people around the world. There is NO CURE. And current treatment only focuses on symptoms… not on actually stopping its progression. The picture is bleak, but there is some good news… Researchers have identified a substance that can...

Read This

red chili peppers

Red Hot Spice STOPS Lung Cancer (AMAZING!)

People used to think that only smokers got lung cancer. That’s just not true. Lung cancer actually kills more men and women than any other type of cancer—with the number predicted to be nearly 150,000 this year alone. But there’s good news. Researchers have identified a way to STOP lung cancer from spreading to other...

Read This

prescription drugs

[Alert] Don’t Fall for THIS Cancer Scam

When your days are numbered, you want every moment to count. What you DON’T want is to have to deal with side effects from drugs you shouldn’t even be taking to begin with. But it turns out that dying cancer patients are routinely given long-term, preventive drugs, when they have just weeks left to live....

Read This

man holding plate of food

Want to Live Longer? Try THIS

Everyone wants to live longer… but not everyone is willing to do what it takes to add extra years to their life. Most of the time that’s because people think you need to run marathons or eat like a rabbit to make a real difference. But you don’t. A recent study that evaluated data from...

Read This

knee xray

Knee Pain? Try THIS 10-Minute Solution

If you’re one of the 14 million Americans suffering painful arthritis in your knees, you already know miserable it can be. And as the condition progresses, the pain can limit your ability to do “simple” tasks like climbing steps or even get dressed in the morning. In fact, almost HALF of the folks with knee...

Read This

arthritis pain in knee

STOP Your Arthritis Pain! (FREE)

There’s no doubt about it – osteoarthritis hurts. This painful condition happens when the cartilage that’s supposed to act as a cushion between your bones wears down, ultimately leaving your bones to scrape and bump into each other. This kind of agony doesn’t just keep you from doing what you love… it can make your...

Read This