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Blood sugar concentration, or glucose level, refers to the amount of glucose present in the blood of a human or animal. Normally, in mammals the blood glucose level is maintained at a reference range between about 3.6 and 5.8 mM (mmol/l). It is tightly regulated as a part of metabolic homeostasis.
Majority of primary care providers could not recognize all risk factors for prediabetes, survey finds

Majority of primary care providers could not recognize all risk factors for prediabetes, survey finds

More than 100 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes or prediabetes, latest CDC report reveals

More than 100 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes or prediabetes, latest CDC report reveals

Study identifies potential treatment for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Study identifies potential treatment for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Diabetes-induced changes in oral microbiome promote periodontal bone loss

Diabetes-induced changes in oral microbiome promote periodontal bone loss

Modified skin biopsy could provide faster and better diagnosis of inherited, fatal nerve disease

Modified skin biopsy could provide faster and better diagnosis of inherited, fatal nerve disease

Multiple diabetes complications increase risk of hospital readmissions, research shows

Multiple diabetes complications increase risk of hospital readmissions, research shows

Researchers identify fasting plasma glucose and insulin as key biomarkers for weight loss

Researchers identify fasting plasma glucose and insulin as key biomarkers for weight loss

Study: Mindfulness-based therapy lowers stress and blood sugar in overweight, obese women

Study: Mindfulness-based therapy lowers stress and blood sugar in overweight, obese women

Anti-asthma drug shows blood glucose improvement among some patients with type 2 diabetes

Anti-asthma drug shows blood glucose improvement among some patients with type 2 diabetes

Researchers compare different types of insulin in treating patients with type 1 or 2 diabetes

Researchers compare different types of insulin in treating patients with type 1 or 2 diabetes

Researchers discover differences between mice and humans in function of insulin-producing beta cells

Researchers discover differences between mice and humans in function of insulin-producing beta cells

Magnesium deficiency could be the reason behind some chocolate cravings

Magnesium deficiency could be the reason behind some chocolate cravings

SCT scientists develop Neo-Islet technology for treating insulin-dependent diabetes

SCT scientists develop Neo-Islet technology for treating insulin-dependent diabetes

Mildly stressing muscle metabolism reverses diabetes and obesity in mice

Mildly stressing muscle metabolism reverses diabetes and obesity in mice

Antibiotic resistance: a healthcare emergency?

Antibiotic resistance: a healthcare emergency?

Chronic lack of sleep reduces cognitive abilities, negatively impacts physical health

Chronic lack of sleep reduces cognitive abilities, negatively impacts physical health

Excess male hormones in PCOS women contribute to metabolic complications, study shows

Excess male hormones in PCOS women contribute to metabolic complications, study shows

Popular prostate drug has negative impact on men's overall health, study suggests

Popular prostate drug has negative impact on men's overall health, study suggests

Researchers highlight need for paradigm shift in management of type 2 diabetes

Researchers highlight need for paradigm shift in management of type 2 diabetes

Study highlights need for more research in primary care and family medicine

Study highlights need for more research in primary care and family medicine