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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.
FDA approves Eversense CGM system for use in adults with diabetes

FDA approves Eversense CGM system for use in adults with diabetes

New risk-prediction model may help identify diabetic patients at high risk of pancreatic cancer

New risk-prediction model may help identify diabetic patients at high risk of pancreatic cancer

Gut microbiome may be potential contributor to depression, anxiety in people with obesity

Gut microbiome may be potential contributor to depression, anxiety in people with obesity

Abnormal sleep duration linked to metabolic syndrome in new study

Abnormal sleep duration linked to metabolic syndrome in new study

Study: Antipsychotic treatment increases body fat and decreases insulin sensitivity in youth

Study: Antipsychotic treatment increases body fat and decreases insulin sensitivity in youth

People with severe mental illness more likely to have Type 2 diabetes, shows study

People with severe mental illness more likely to have Type 2 diabetes, shows study

People with type 2 diabetes may have increased risk of Parkinson's disease, shows study

People with type 2 diabetes may have increased risk of Parkinson's disease, shows study

Teens and young adults with type 1 diabetes often experience stigma

Teens and young adults with type 1 diabetes often experience stigma

Reconciliation of diabetes medications associated with fewer subsequent hospitalizations

Reconciliation of diabetes medications associated with fewer subsequent hospitalizations

Research aims to better understand psychological mechanisms of hunger-induced emotional states

Research aims to better understand psychological mechanisms of hunger-induced emotional states

Researchers develop 'surgery in a pill' to reverse type 2 diabetes

Researchers develop 'surgery in a pill' to reverse type 2 diabetes

Men's Health Week

Men's Health Week

People with erectile dysfunction have high risk of cardiovascular disease, shows study

People with erectile dysfunction have high risk of cardiovascular disease, shows study

Scientists discover how certain foods can help protect against health issues

Scientists discover how certain foods can help protect against health issues

New study shows health impacts of eating plant-based diet

New study shows health impacts of eating plant-based diet

Women with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy face increased risk for gestational diabetes

Women with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy face increased risk for gestational diabetes

Researchers assess impact of sleep apnea treatment on diabetes management

Researchers assess impact of sleep apnea treatment on diabetes management

Study changes clinical practice for children with diabetes

Study changes clinical practice for children with diabetes

Researchers discover new medicine that may fight against monogenic obesity

Researchers discover new medicine that may fight against monogenic obesity

Combining football with dietary guidance helps improve fitness, health in older prediabetics

Combining football with dietary guidance helps improve fitness, health in older prediabetics