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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.
Study sheds light on how norepinephrine release influences the fear-memory formation

Study sheds light on how norepinephrine release influences the fear-memory formation

Scientists visualize diabetes-related proteins at high resolution

Scientists visualize diabetes-related proteins at high resolution

Diabetes-related proteins seen in high-res for the first time

Diabetes-related proteins seen in high-res for the first time

Research shows benefits of Mediterranean, intermittent fasting and Paleo diets

Research shows benefits of Mediterranean, intermittent fasting and Paleo diets

Discovery could lead to early identification of children at high risk of future type 2 diabetes

Discovery could lead to early identification of children at high risk of future type 2 diabetes

Children born to mothers with gestational diabetes and preeclampsia at risk for higher BMI

Children born to mothers with gestational diabetes and preeclampsia at risk for higher BMI

Coconut oil increases bad cholesterol

Coconut oil increases bad cholesterol

Abdominal obesity linked to risk of recurrent heart attacks

Abdominal obesity linked to risk of recurrent heart attacks

Employers’ dream of controlling health costs turns to workers’ sleep

Employers’ dream of controlling health costs turns to workers’ sleep

Walnuts may be a heart- and gut-healthy snack

Walnuts may be a heart- and gut-healthy snack

AI replaces prick test to detect blood sugar levels

AI replaces prick test to detect blood sugar levels

Scientists unveil molecular changes that show why some people age faster than others

Scientists unveil molecular changes that show why some people age faster than others

New computer algorithm enables prediction of gestational diabetes

New computer algorithm enables prediction of gestational diabetes

New closed-loop system provides a way to help individuals with post-bariatric hypoglycemia

New closed-loop system provides a way to help individuals with post-bariatric hypoglycemia

Researchers identify new prevention strategy for type 1 diabetes

Researchers identify new prevention strategy for type 1 diabetes

Loss of stress hormone is a hallmark of pancreatitis, shows study

Loss of stress hormone is a hallmark of pancreatitis, shows study

New study evaluates effectiveness of weight loss surgery in individuals with obesity, diabetes

New study evaluates effectiveness of weight loss surgery in individuals with obesity, diabetes

UChicago expert sheds light on pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

UChicago expert sheds light on pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Ketone monoester drinks may help control blood sugar

Ketone monoester drinks may help control blood sugar

Exercise and a healthy lifestyle shown to reduce the risk of dementia

Exercise and a healthy lifestyle shown to reduce the risk of dementia