And 41 million more have blood sugar high enough to give them "pre-diabetes.
What does BS stand for?
BS stands for Blood Sugar
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In mice, as in people, blood sugar concentration rises to a peak once a day.
By directly decreasing insulin resistance, and allowing the body's own insulin to work more effectively, not only will Avandia help lower blood sugar levels, but it may also lower blood pressure and improve lipid (blood fat) levels, all of which should decrease the risk of heart disease," he added.
Because spikes in blood-glucose concentrations can damage the circulatory system and other organs, the long-term health of people with full-blown type 2 diabetes depends upon how tightly they can control their blood sugar concentrations.
Here's the evidence behind nine supplements that are often touted as tools to help keep blood sugar in check.