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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.
Health benefits of exercise can be increased by working out before breakfast, study suggests

Health benefits of exercise can be increased by working out before breakfast, study suggests

Exercising before breakfast benefits your health

Exercising before breakfast benefits your health

Researchers identify circuit that links cigarette smoking and risk of developing diabetes

Researchers identify circuit that links cigarette smoking and risk of developing diabetes

New discovery paves way for better treatment of diabetes

New discovery paves way for better treatment of diabetes

Retinal macular damage linked to sleep apnea in diabetes

Retinal macular damage linked to sleep apnea in diabetes

Study: Automated AI screening system accurately detects diabetic retinopathy 95.5% of the time

Study: Automated AI screening system accurately detects diabetic retinopathy 95.5% of the time

Sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema, study shows

Sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema, study shows

Physics professors granted patent for new device that could revolutionize diabetes management

Physics professors granted patent for new device that could revolutionize diabetes management

Diet a significant factor in acne outbreaks, finds pioneering new study

Diet a significant factor in acne outbreaks, finds pioneering new study

Newly tested medical device mimics the effects of traditional bariatric surgery in rodents

Newly tested medical device mimics the effects of traditional bariatric surgery in rodents

'Special occasion drinking' during pregnancy can be harmful to offspring, rat study suggests

'Special occasion drinking' during pregnancy can be harmful to offspring, rat study suggests

Diabetes advances can help manage challenges associated with post-meal blood sugar levels

Diabetes advances can help manage challenges associated with post-meal blood sugar levels

Even diet drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, finds study

Even diet drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, finds study

Scientists develop skin patch than may protect against antibiotic resistant superbugs

Scientists develop skin patch than may protect against antibiotic resistant superbugs

Tiny biosensor allows accurate and real-time detection of patient’s antibiotic levels

Tiny biosensor allows accurate and real-time detection of patient’s antibiotic levels

African American women contend with superwoman persona to cope with racial discrimination

African American women contend with superwoman persona to cope with racial discrimination

Diabetic mice benefit from increased ‘good’ cholesterol levels

Diabetic mice benefit from increased ‘good’ cholesterol levels

'Good' cholesterol reverses atherosclerosis in the blood vessels of mice with diabetes

'Good' cholesterol reverses atherosclerosis in the blood vessels of mice with diabetes

Weight loss is the key in battling type 2 diabetes, study reveals

Weight loss is the key in battling type 2 diabetes, study reveals

Lipid produced in response to cold helps reduce blood sugar

Lipid produced in response to cold helps reduce blood sugar