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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.
Hacking 'drug trafficking' system could increase effectiveness of diabetes treatment

Hacking 'drug trafficking' system could increase effectiveness of diabetes treatment

Scientists examine how specific eating patterns could help fight cancer and obesity

Scientists examine how specific eating patterns could help fight cancer and obesity

Research offers new hope for healing wounds in patients with diabetes

Research offers new hope for healing wounds in patients with diabetes

Tattoo sensor: A needleless glucose monitor for diabetes patients

Tattoo sensor: A needleless glucose monitor for diabetes patients

People with vitamin D deficiency may be at greater risk of diabetes

People with vitamin D deficiency may be at greater risk of diabetes

Genome editing identifies neural circuit behind leptin’s anti-obesity and anti-diabetes effects

Genome editing identifies neural circuit behind leptin’s anti-obesity and anti-diabetes effects

Study finds muscle complications among active young adults with Type 1 diabetes

Study finds muscle complications among active young adults with Type 1 diabetes

Gene affects some women's body fat distribution and increases their diabetes risk

Gene affects some women's body fat distribution and increases their diabetes risk

Study: Hot spots of type 1 diabetes found in food swamps

Study: Hot spots of type 1 diabetes found in food swamps

Study compares survival outcomes of different drugs for type 2 diabetes

Study compares survival outcomes of different drugs for type 2 diabetes

One class of diabetes drug not associated with reduced risk of death

One class of diabetes drug not associated with reduced risk of death

Listening to music enhances effect of anti-hypertensive drugs

Listening to music enhances effect of anti-hypertensive drugs

FDA approves marketing of AI device to detect diabetic retinopathy

FDA approves marketing of AI device to detect diabetic retinopathy

FDA authorizes marketing of first AI device to detect diabetic retinopathy

FDA authorizes marketing of first AI device to detect diabetic retinopathy

Women with type-1 diabetes face tough situation after giving birth

Women with type-1 diabetes face tough situation after giving birth

Resistance exercise may improve indicators of type 2 diabetes, study suggests

Resistance exercise may improve indicators of type 2 diabetes, study suggests

Eating pasta does not lead to weight gain, say experts

Eating pasta does not lead to weight gain, say experts

Getting better prepared to treat in-flight medical emergencies

Getting better prepared to treat in-flight medical emergencies

Smart socks prevent foot sores for diabetics

Smart socks prevent foot sores for diabetics

FDA permits marketing of Dexcom G6 integrated continuous glucose monitoring system

FDA permits marketing of Dexcom G6 integrated continuous glucose monitoring system