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(glī-sē′mē-ă) [″ + haima, blood]
The level of sugar (glucose) in the blood.
glycemic, adjective


The presence of glucose in the blood.
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pertaining to the level of glucose in the blood.

glycemic control indicators
in addition to periodic measurement of blood glucose levels, management of diabetes mellitus can be assessed by measurement of glycosylated hemoglobin or fructosamine.
glycemic index
the area under the curve in a blood glucose response test.
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Along the same line, we posit that if we eat foods that contain fewer glycemic carbohydrates, we will have healthier blood sugar levels.
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The aim of this study was to determine the GI of Thyme honey from Bushehr region and compare its glycemic response with glucose.
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The list of foods and their rank on the glycemic scale would be the place to start.
The higher the glycemic index of a certain food, the higher our blood glucose level will be after consumption of that food," Ghida Arnaout, a dietician at the Live'ly diet and nutrition centre, said.
Glycemic index is a measure of how quickly blood sugar jumps after eating a particular type of carbohydrate, BBC reported.
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