Diabetes Test


The changes in our lifestyle have made human beings vulnerable to an extensive number of diseases. And it is an alarming fact to note that the number of diabetic patients are increasing. It is a medical condition in which either the human body does not make insulin or is unable to produce enough insulin for proper metabolism of food in the body. Lifestyle changes are responsible for high blood sugar level and diabetes, which if not treated on time, can give rise to other problems as well. This is the reason why you must take diabetes test from a recognised pathology lab, on time.

There are three types of diabetic patients, type 1, type 2 and Gestational diabetes.

Generally, it has been examined that 90% of patients become the victims of type 2 diabetes, and the primary reason is their unhealthy lifestyle and food habits.

A survey conducted in 2013 portrays that about 382 million people all over the world, are suffering from this disease. If it is not taken care of, it may give birth to other problems as well. Blurred vision, increased hunger and thirst, cuts and wounds on the body that do not get easily healed are some of the symptoms of high blood sugar levels.

Type 2 diabetes is the most common and prevalent these days, particularly among urban population. If a person experiences these symptoms, it is necessary to go through a diabetes test before the problem aggravates further.

MolQ is a fully equipped pathology lab and diagnostic center and provide quality assured services of a number of tests, at affordable costs. We examine the minutest details while carrying out any test, to ensure precise results. If you get your blood sugar levels checked, we are here to serve you well!

What Causes Diabetes?

As discussed above, diabetes are of three types, type 1 diabetes, type 2 and gestational diabetes. Type 2 is envisaged most common and the primary reason to highlight upon is the lack of physical activity in our daily routine.

  1. Type 1 Diabetes:

    This situation arises when a person is suffering from some autoimmune diseases and the second reason is heredity. In the former case, body’s immune system attacks its own cells and gives rise to this problem.
    In such a condition, the body does not produce insulin and becomes insulin dependent. It is considered that genetics play a crucial role in type 1 diabetes.

  2. Type 2 Diabetes:

    This condition is considered most prevalent, worldwide and the reason as doctors say, is that we have adopted an unhealthy lifestyle and bad eating habits. Excessive intake of alcohol, smoking, obesity, lack of physical exercises are some of the most common diseases why more and more people are falling in this trap.

  3. Gestational Diabetes:

    This type of condition arises in case of pregnant ladies. They are vulnerable to high blood sugar levels during this time. But, it can be kept in control by doing physical exercises regularly. Taking proper medications can help to regulate sugar levels and moreover, it is important to diagnose for it, during pregnancy because if unheeded, it may lead to complications during child birth.

Tests to Detect Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic disease and there is no medicine to entirely cure it. However, some measures are taken to keep the blood sugar levels in control. If a person experiences the symptoms mentioned above, it is imperative to get oneself diagnosed with diabetes test and here we come at your service.
MolQ is an esteemed pathology lab and diagnostic center which considers that it is their responsibility to take care of their patients. We perform various tests at minimal prices for diagnosing:

  1. Glycated Hemoglobin (AIC) Test:

    This test is used to measure blood sugar levels and in case if HbA1c level comes out to be more than 6.5%, it indicates that the person is diabetic.

  2. Random Blood Sugar Test:

    In this test, blood samples are taken and if the blood sugar levels comes out to be more than 200mg/dL, it indicates diabetes.

  3. Fasting Blood Sugar Test:

    In such a test, blood samples are taken after overnight fasting and if the levels of blood sugar crosses 126 mg/dL, it ensures diabetes.

  4. Oral Glucose Tolerance Test:

    In this test also, a person has to undergo fasting overnight, and after that he is asked to take a sugary drink. After that, the blood sugar levels are checked after regular time intervals. Again, if the reading comes out to be more than 200 mg/dL, the person is a patient of diabetes.

What are Its Symptoms?

The analysis has shown that generally. people above 40 years old become the most common victims of diabetes. Some of the symptoms of diabetes include:

  1. Weight loss
  2. Headache
  3. Increased Urination, thirst and hunger
  4. Cuts and wounds on the body that cannot be easily healed.
  5. Rashes on skin
  6. Fatigue
  7. Blurred Vision

These symptoms develop rapidly in type 1 diabetes while in type 2, they take time to develop. But, if you come across these symptoms, you must not ignore them as they can aggravate and worsen the health condition. A proper diagnosis of diabetes is important
before, it gives rise to other problems.

How to Treat Diabetes?

There is no such medication to treat this health problem completely, however, some measures are taken to keep the blood sugar levels in check.

  1. In case of type 1 diabetes, doctors prescribe complete insulin dependence along with the diabetic diet and regular exercises.
  2. In case of type 2 diabetes, in order to control blood sugar levels, there is a need to take proper nutritious diabetic diet and involve regular physical activity. Moreover, there is also a need to keep a check on excessive drinking and smoking activities. However, if the blood sugar levels do not fall in place, doctors prescribe intake of oral medication.

It is important to give proper treatment to diabetic patients before it leads to other problems as well. MolQ offers diabetes test services to its patients and our skilled team of pathologists also provide glucose screening test, gestational diabetes test, Haemoglobin A1C test, diabetes blood test at the prices that fits in the pockets of a common man.

Prevention is Better Than Cure

Some of these idioms like, health is wealth prevention is better than cure are also meant to be applied in the practical life. There can be no doubt in saying that the way we have shaped our lives and our daily routine, is responsible for a multitude of diseases.
If one is stuck in the monotony of daily routine, there is a need to take proper care of your well being as well, because the motto of ones life should be stay healthy and stay fit.

  1. Yoga and meditation
  2. Regular physical exercises
  3. Nutritious and healthy diet

By adopting these measures, without a shadow of doubt, one would lead a healthy, happy and a disease free life.

Why To Choose MolQ

Discussed below are some of the reasons why you must choose to hire us for diabetes test:

  1. MolQ laboratory is ISO certified (9001:2008) and NABL accredited.
  2. We are backed by complete IT support and equipped with high throughput machines.
  3. We perform bidirectional automation testing.
  4. We are IT integrated with web based services.
  5. We offer all types of test for diabetes including glucose tolerance test, gestational diabetes test, haemoglobin A1C test, diabetes blood test, all at affordable costs.
  6. Our automated results are again checked manually to arrive at the precision of results.
  7. We analyse the little details of the diagnosis carefully to make sure that the results are accurate and precise.