Introduction

Type 2 Diabetes Defeated

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In health, blood glucose concentration is closely regulated. Since low blood sugar is life-threatening, it is not surprising that there are numerous mechanisms to prevent hypoglycemia (1). There are fewer systems in place to prevent hyperglycemia, explaining the relatively high frequency of the clinical syndrome of diabetes mellitus. In this chapter we first review the metabolic pathways that regulate glucose metabolism. We then review the regulation of insulin secretion and, finally, examine how these processes are coordinated to maintain blood glucose concentration in the fasting and fed states.

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Diabetes 2

Diabetes 2

Diabetes is a disease that affects the way your body uses food. Normally, your body converts sugars, starches and other foods into a form of sugar called glucose. Your body uses glucose for fuel. The cells receive the glucose through the bloodstream. They then use insulin a hormone made by the pancreas to absorb the glucose, convert it into energy, and either use it or store it for later use. Learn more...

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