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Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism—the way the body uses digested food for growth and energy. Most of the food people eat is broken down into glucose, the form of sugar in the blood. Glucose is the main source of fuel for the body.
Most pregnant women do not know their recommended calorie intake, survey found

Most pregnant women do not know their recommended calorie intake, survey found

EKF Diagnostics issues new educational guide to ‘Diabetes and HbA1c testing’

EKF Diagnostics issues new educational guide to ‘Diabetes and HbA1c testing’

Higher levels of neuroticism may reduce risk of death for some individuals

Higher levels of neuroticism may reduce risk of death for some individuals

People with genetic susceptibility to Alzheimer's may have greater cognitive deficits with sleep-disordered breathing

People with genetic susceptibility to Alzheimer's may have greater cognitive deficits with sleep-disordered breathing

Testing treatments using pig model may help minimize drug failure rates for chronic conditions

Testing treatments using pig model may help minimize drug failure rates for chronic conditions

Trump plan might cut expenses for some insured patients with chronic needs

Trump plan might cut expenses for some insured patients with chronic needs

Noninvasive treatment uses cooled radio energy to provide relief from arthritis pain

Noninvasive treatment uses cooled radio energy to provide relief from arthritis pain

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

Researchers find new way to protect stem cells from inflammation during wound repair

Researchers find new way to protect stem cells from inflammation during wound repair

Targeting risk factors throughout life stages could prevent 35% of dementia cases, study reveals

Targeting risk factors throughout life stages could prevent 35% of dementia cases, study reveals

Risk of caesarean reduced by healthy diet and physical activity during pregnancy, study finds

Risk of caesarean reduced by healthy diet and physical activity during pregnancy, study finds

These preventive measures might help delay dementia or cognitive decline

These preventive measures might help delay dementia or cognitive decline

Meal frequency and timing play role in predicting weight loss or gain

Meal frequency and timing play role in predicting weight loss or gain

New report highlights beneficial effects of nonmedical interventions for people with dementia

New report highlights beneficial effects of nonmedical interventions for people with dementia

Researchers identify striking contrasts in how groups of neurons function during decision making

Researchers identify striking contrasts in how groups of neurons function during decision making

Study shows variation in testosterone prescribing practices in VA system

Study shows variation in testosterone prescribing practices in VA system

Highly intricate visual system arises from simple blueprint present at birth, findings suggest

Highly intricate visual system arises from simple blueprint present at birth, findings suggest

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

Latinos left out of clinical trials … and possible cures

Latinos left out of clinical trials … and possible cures

Erectile dysfunction found to be common in men with diabetes

Erectile dysfunction found to be common in men with diabetes