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Blood Sugar (Definition)

The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more


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Besides keeping glucose under control, what to do to keep kidneys healthy? Is drinking too much fluids bad for kidneys because they work harder?

Besides keeping glucose under control, what  to do to keep kidneys healthy? Is drinking too much fluids bad for kidneys because they work harder?

Kidney health : Diabetes and high blood pressure are the two major causes of kidney failure - by far. So keeping blood sugar and blood pressure under control will go a long way to protecting your kidneys! watching salt intake can help control blood pressure. Exercise helps with both blood sugar and blood pressure control. Kidney patients on dialysis may be restricted as to their fluid intake. Good luck. Lgromko. ...Read more

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Drink lots of fruit can be bad for increasing the level of glucose?

Moderation: Fruits contain sugar and will raise your blood sugar. You can drink it as long as you count it into the total intake of the day. Do it in moderation. ...Read more

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What is the purpose of a glucose test if you're going to fail by drinking that sugar drink?

What is the purpose of a glucose test if you're going to fail by drinking that sugar drink?

Trick question!: Hi. If you're metabolically NORMAL, you won't fail!!! That's why it's a TEST! Are you trying to pull our legs?! ...Read more

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Can drinking water dilute glucose test ?

Can drinking water dilute glucose test ?

Water and glucose: When you drink water, your body gets rid of the excess (through urination) quickly. It is very hard to dilute your blood, and your glucose is not affected by water intake. ...Read more

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Is drinking glucose-D powder mixed with water safe for people with diabetes?

Powder: Depends entirely on what this powder does to your blood sugar. If it is too high after this powder don't take it. ...Read more

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Glucose (Definition)

Glucose is the basic sugar molecule and the source of energy throughout the living kingdom. We are programmed to easily detect it by taste in our foods as it is desirable but can be overdone with the modern diet. It gets out of control ...Read more