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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.
Younger persons newly-diagnosed with type 2 diabetes have poorer health than older patients

Younger persons newly-diagnosed with type 2 diabetes have poorer health than older patients

Study reveals impact of diabetes during pregnancy on baby's heart

Study reveals impact of diabetes during pregnancy on baby's heart

Researchers discover how high glucose levels in pregnancy affect baby's heart

Researchers discover how high glucose levels in pregnancy affect baby's heart

First short-acting ‘follow-on’ insulin receives FDA approval to treat diabetes

First short-acting ‘follow-on’ insulin receives FDA approval to treat diabetes

Russian researchers create new approaches to prevention and treatment of diabetes

Russian researchers create new approaches to prevention and treatment of diabetes

Death receptors in the blood can help measure risk of cardiovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes

Death receptors in the blood can help measure risk of cardiovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes

Intensive weight management program can help people with type 2 diabetes achieve remission

Intensive weight management program can help people with type 2 diabetes achieve remission

Dangling a carrot for patients to take healthy steps: Does it work?

Dangling a carrot for patients to take healthy steps: Does it work?

Breakfast may lower risk of diabetes and heart disease, study says

Breakfast may lower risk of diabetes and heart disease, study says

Genetics may affect how the body responds to a particular diet

Genetics may affect how the body responds to a particular diet

Adults as likely to develop type 1 diabetes as children, research finds

Adults as likely to develop type 1 diabetes as children, research finds

Older adults do not get enough help to make sure multiple drugs mix safely, new poll finds

Older adults do not get enough help to make sure multiple drugs mix safely, new poll finds

CGMs may help minimize burden of hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes

CGMs may help minimize burden of hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes

Controlling organ functions with your cell phone may be possible in future

Controlling organ functions with your cell phone may be possible in future

Enterovirus vaccine protects against virus-induced diabetes in mouse model

Enterovirus vaccine protects against virus-induced diabetes in mouse model

Researchers identify three specific molecules that accurately indicate pre-diabetes

Researchers identify three specific molecules that accurately indicate pre-diabetes

Hibernating ground squirrels offer clues to fight against stroke-induced brain damage

Hibernating ground squirrels offer clues to fight against stroke-induced brain damage

Heart failure patients with type 2 diabetes have higher hospitalization, death rates

Heart failure patients with type 2 diabetes have higher hospitalization, death rates

FDA approves first adjuvant treatment to reduce risk of kidney cancer recurrence

FDA approves first adjuvant treatment to reduce risk of kidney cancer recurrence

Researchers identify new way to reduce risk of complications after joint surgery

Researchers identify new way to reduce risk of complications after joint surgery