Diabetic sugar


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Diabetic sugar (Med. Chem) a variety of sugar (grape sugar or dextrose) excreted in the urine in diabetes mellitus; -- the presence of such a sugar in the urine is used to diagnose the illness.
    • Diabetic sugar (Chem) Same as Dextrose.
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In literature:

The presence of grape sugar or glucose indicates the disease known as diabetes.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
He treated me for Sugar Diabetes, while the rest said I had inflammation of the bladder.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
In the case of diabetes mellitus, the amount of sugar in the ration must be materially reduced.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
A Greek (male) of 48, diabetic for two months, entered Jan. 14, 1915, with 3.8% (65 grams) of sugar and moderate acetone reaction.
"The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes" by Lewis Webb Hill
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Sugar in the urine may follow inhalation of chloroform or an attack of cholera, as well as diabetes mellitus.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various

In news:

Healthcare professionals and diabetics should work together to help get blood sugars within the target range.
Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages is known to cause weight gain and heightens the risk of type 2 diabetes.
Sugar, as we've long been told by our mothers and doctors, rots your teeth, causes acne and leads to obesity and diabetes.
For people with diabetes, healthy blood sugar levels, also called glucose levels, are critical to feeling good and preventing long-term complications.
Diabetics call Paula Deen a hypocrite for hiding disease while promoting sugar-heavy foods.
A Like you, many people with diabetes take medications to avoid high blood sugar.
I like Multi-betic Diabetes Multi-Vitamin since it has 23 important nutrients, including ALA, designed to help maintain healthy blood sugar levels, support vision and promote nerve function.
European regulators have approved the first in a new class of diabetes medicines that work independently of insulin to control blood sugar, the drug's developers Bristol-Myers Squibb Co and AstraZeneca Plc said on Wednesday.
Drinking two or more sugar- sweetened beverages a day may boost a woman's risk for developing heart disease and diabetes -- even if this habit isn't causing her to pack on extra pounds, a new study says.
Diabetes refers to the increase in blood sugar and lower amounts of insulin produced by the body used to regulate blood sugar.
A wristwatch -like device that measures diabetics' blood sugar won approval today from the Food and Drug Administration.
Additive claims to be the boss of sugar, benefiting diabetics.
Diabetes can affect how your body uses blood glucose, commonly called blood sugar.
A woman with diabetes tests her blood sugar .
Diabetics test their blood sugar levels through a drop of blood.