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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.
What the western diet is doing to your brain

What the western diet is doing to your brain

Patients with type 2 diabetes who decline insulin therapy had worse blood sugar control

Patients with type 2 diabetes who decline insulin therapy had worse blood sugar control

Diabetes over-treatment could be more dangerous for elderly find study

Diabetes over-treatment could be more dangerous for elderly find study

Eating a big breakfast may prevent obesity and high blood sugar, study suggests

Eating a big breakfast may prevent obesity and high blood sugar, study suggests

Longer sitting times linked to higher heart disease risk among post-menopausal women

Longer sitting times linked to higher heart disease risk among post-menopausal women

Scientists develop "smart" remote-control bandage for chronic wounds

Scientists develop "smart" remote-control bandage for chronic wounds

Novel drug combination discovered to induce high rates of human beta cell proliferation

Novel drug combination discovered to induce high rates of human beta cell proliferation

High testosterone in women ups risk for cancer, diabetes, and metabolic disease

High testosterone in women ups risk for cancer, diabetes, and metabolic disease

DNA misfolding linked to heightened risk for Type 1 diabetes

DNA misfolding linked to heightened risk for Type 1 diabetes

New study confirms link between type 2 diabetes drug and increased risk of heart problems

New study confirms link between type 2 diabetes drug and increased risk of heart problems

Understanding the genetic background of idiopathic ketotic hypoglycemia

Understanding the genetic background of idiopathic ketotic hypoglycemia

Drug to improve fetal growth may increase blood pressure and blood sugar levels in offspring

Drug to improve fetal growth may increase blood pressure and blood sugar levels in offspring

Missing prescription medications can lead to serious consequences

Missing prescription medications can lead to serious consequences

Population‐level study of older adults identifies risk factors for cognitive decline

Population‐level study of older adults identifies risk factors for cognitive decline

Smart insulin-delivery patch could monitor and manage glucose levels in people with diabetes

Smart insulin-delivery patch could monitor and manage glucose levels in people with diabetes

4D-printed microneedle array could replace painful hypodermic needles

4D-printed microneedle array could replace painful hypodermic needles

Yale researchers find way to reverse type-2 diabetes and liver fibrosis in mice

Yale researchers find way to reverse type-2 diabetes and liver fibrosis in mice

Elevated pre-meal blood sugar levels in pregnant women linked to adverse outcomes

Elevated pre-meal blood sugar levels in pregnant women linked to adverse outcomes

No-calorie sweetener may have metabolic effects in some users

No-calorie sweetener may have metabolic effects in some users

As VA tests keto diet to help diabetic patients, skeptics raise red flags

As VA tests keto diet to help diabetic patients, skeptics raise red flags