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blood sugar

[′bləd ‚shu̇g·ər]
(biochemistry)
The carbohydrate, principally glucose, of the blood.
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This will be used to measure your fasting blood glucose level.
Physician Kazu Kobayakawa of Kyushu University in Fukuoka, Japan, and colleagues examined health records of 206 people with spinal cord trauma who were admitted to a Japanese hospital from 2005 to 2011 and for whom blood glucose data were available.
If you have diabetes or prediabetes, work with your healthcare team to control your blood glucose levels.
In the meantime, the critical care community had come to realize that measuring blood glucose concentrations intermittently at a high enough frequency to allow safe blood glucose control was costly and very time-consuming for the ICU nursing staff and, even then, left large windows of time during which no information about the actual blood glucose concentrations was given to the medical team.
Khalid Qureshi, Country Manager LifeScan Pakistan, said: "Diabetes cannot be managed without monitoring blood glucose regularly at home.
E[acute accent] Avoid excessive physical activity, especially a few hours before Iftar meal, which may lead to low blood glucose.
Hospital doctors will decide whether or not to discharge Yildirim from hospital after testing his blood glucose levels on Sunday morning.
If you've recently changed medications, your diet, of your physical activity level, an A1c may be ordered to help your doctor determine if your current medication regimen is adequately controlling your blood glucose or if adjustments are needed.
The drug-lab interaction with blood glucose meters occurs as a result of the absorption and subsequent metabolism of icodextrin.
Cleveland Clinic cardiologist Curtis Rimmerman, MD, says blood glucose is too often overshadowed by the attention paid to hypertension and high cholesterol (hyperlipidemia).
Anecdotal hints about the beneficial effects of the herb purslane on blood glucose metabolism have triggered intensive investigations, culminating in the lab-scale development of a clinically supported purslane herb extract.
[UKPRwire, Thu Aug 29 2019] Global Blood Glucose Testing Devices Market Insights, Forecast to 2025-- Global Review 2018 to 2025 Blood glucose testing devices are used to monitor and analyze blood glucose levels in various healthcare settings and are becoming an integral part of personalized healthcare monitoring.