The Fat Lady Slims

Question 406

How do your blood sugars vary over a day?


Wikipedia: Blood Sugar

Graph adapted from What is Normal Glucose? – Continuous Glucose Monitoring Data from Healthy Subjects, Christiansen, Prof. J. S., Annual Meeting of the EASD, Copenhagen, 13-Sep-06


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What is Normal Blood Sugar (blog by Jenny Ruhl)