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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.
Healthy candies for diabetic patients

Healthy candies for diabetic patients

Fat tissue could be a source of diabetes, shows new research

Fat tissue could be a source of diabetes, shows new research

Self-care polymers fibers recognize need for therapy

Self-care polymers fibers recognize need for therapy

Researchers streamline design of lab-on-a-chip devices to observe their inner workings

Researchers streamline design of lab-on-a-chip devices to observe their inner workings

Researchers discover previously unknown function of key component in the immune system

Researchers discover previously unknown function of key component in the immune system

Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim present full results of cardiovascular outcome trial, CARMELINA

Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim present full results of cardiovascular outcome trial, CARMELINA

Tarragon and bitter melon supplements may be less helpful for women than men

Tarragon and bitter melon supplements may be less helpful for women than men

Appetite-suppressant drug reduces diabetes risk and increases remission rates of blood sugar

Appetite-suppressant drug reduces diabetes risk and increases remission rates of blood sugar

Weight loss drug reduces risk of diabetes in patients with pre-diabetes, finds study

Weight loss drug reduces risk of diabetes in patients with pre-diabetes, finds study

Yo-yo dieting increases risk of heart attack and stroke, finds study

Yo-yo dieting increases risk of heart attack and stroke, finds study

Blocking stress-responsive protein reduces loss of tumor suppressor gene in breast cancer

Blocking stress-responsive protein reduces loss of tumor suppressor gene in breast cancer

Closed-loop insulin delivery improves blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes

Closed-loop insulin delivery improves blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes

Closed-loop insulin delivery system shows better results for blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes

Closed-loop insulin delivery system shows better results for blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes

CIRM approves $1.6M grant to help bring human islet-like organoids to diabetic patients

CIRM approves $1.6M grant to help bring human islet-like organoids to diabetic patients

Diabetes patients with poor blood sugar control face highest risk of serious infections

Diabetes patients with poor blood sugar control face highest risk of serious infections

IQWiG recommends update in health care aspects of DMP ‘type 1 diabetes’

IQWiG recommends update in health care aspects of DMP ‘type 1 diabetes’

Blood, sweat and workplace wellness: Where to draw the line on incentives

Blood, sweat and workplace wellness: Where to draw the line on incentives

Researchers compare weight loss results of online and in-person diabetes prevention program

Researchers compare weight loss results of online and in-person diabetes prevention program

Regular bedtime and wake time important for heart, metabolic health even among adults

Regular bedtime and wake time important for heart, metabolic health even among adults

Eating fatty fish during pregnancy may boost unborn child's brain development

Eating fatty fish during pregnancy may boost unborn child's brain development