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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.
Scientists pinpoint a set of molecules that wire the body weight center of the brain

Scientists pinpoint a set of molecules that wire the body weight center of the brain

Stem cell-based approach to diabetes offers hope for treatment

Stem cell-based approach to diabetes offers hope for treatment

Lifestyle and health factors that are good for the heart can also prevent diabetes

Lifestyle and health factors that are good for the heart can also prevent diabetes

Best trained alert dogs have potential to improve Type 1 diabetes patients' quality of life

Best trained alert dogs have potential to improve Type 1 diabetes patients' quality of life

Emergency medical responders confront racial bias

Emergency medical responders confront racial bias

Higher fat consumption appear to be bad for blood pressure in younger males and females

Higher fat consumption appear to be bad for blood pressure in younger males and females

Discovery may lead to new form of treatment for diabetes

Discovery may lead to new form of treatment for diabetes

Higher vitamin C intake crucial for metabolic syndrome patients to halt cycle of antioxidant disruption

Higher vitamin C intake crucial for metabolic syndrome patients to halt cycle of antioxidant disruption

Paper sensors help monitor blood sugar levels without painful needles

Paper sensors help monitor blood sugar levels without painful needles

New analysis shows shocking number of lower limb amputations related to diabetes

New analysis shows shocking number of lower limb amputations related to diabetes

Kidney failure is increasing in Australians under 50 with type 2 diabetes, study finds

Kidney failure is increasing in Australians under 50 with type 2 diabetes, study finds

Researchers aim to improve cognition, reverse weight gain in schizophrenia

Researchers aim to improve cognition, reverse weight gain in schizophrenia

Mechanisms behind neonatal diabetes uncovered

Mechanisms behind neonatal diabetes uncovered

Researchers study abnormal blood glucose levels of patients after hospital discharge

Researchers study abnormal blood glucose levels of patients after hospital discharge

Deadly combination: Drug cocktail induces cancer cell death by switching off energy supply

Deadly combination: Drug cocktail induces cancer cell death by switching off energy supply

Study: Some people with Type 2 diabetes may be testing their blood sugar more often than needed

Study: Some people with Type 2 diabetes may be testing their blood sugar more often than needed

Four dried fruits have lower glycemic index than starchy foods, study finds

Four dried fruits have lower glycemic index than starchy foods, study finds

Liraglutide drug associated with lower risk of cardiovascular events

Liraglutide drug associated with lower risk of cardiovascular events

New therapeutic strategy is emerging for type 2 diabetes

New therapeutic strategy is emerging for type 2 diabetes

Scientists support original theory about pancreas regeneration

Scientists support original theory about pancreas regeneration