The function of the pancreatic [beta]-cell is the storage and release of insulin, the main hormone involved in blood glucose homeostasis.
What does BG stand for?
BG stands for Blood Glucose (medical)
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Those that produce a considerable increase in blood glucose are high-glycemic foods.
More and more people are also using home blood glucose monitoring devices to measure their blood glucose during the day.