- n a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms; an important source of physiological energy
- Kelly Braden Alamy Think that all sugars are the same? They may all taste sweet to the tongue, but it turns out your body can tell the difference between glucose, fructose and .
- Patients in the study who were assigned a low-glycemic diet reduced their blood glucose levels, as measured by the amount of hemoglobin A1C in their blood, by 0.
- Instead it measures glucose levels in the body's interstitial fluid.
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- Your diabetes ABCs from the HCHC Diabetes Education Center
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- David Ludwig in EurekAlert (press release)
Two low-fat Twinkies, billed as a health food, contain the same amount of sugar as an oral glucose tolerance test - a test used to determine how much sugar someone can digest,Ludwig says.
- Amos Bairoch in Science Daily (press release)
Professor Bairoch said, "The general public would understand some of the entries in our protein encyclopaedia. Insulin, for instance, is a small protein that controls glucose levels in our blood. The performance-booster EPO is the protein used...
- Joe Manchin in Forbes
This finding is another step towards rounding out our understanding of the genetic factors that underpin glucose regulation and risk of type 2 diabetes. This variant does not confer sufficient risk to be of clinical utility on its own. But when... Kari Stefansson http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C3%A1ri_Stef%C3%A1nsson&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNE4zlrENEs81XVNitp9yN9A9qxqlQ MarketWatch http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/deCODE-Integrate-New-Genetic-Risk/story.aspx%3Fguid%3D%257BC4999A47-B72F-4665-8A92-ADD751273D34%257D&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHaVgP2s54BLw7uHqme1CqNuU4rnQ Dec 8, 2008
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