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MedlinePlus: "Blood Sugar," "Hyperglycemia."
KidsHealth: "When Blood Sugar is Too High," "What is Hypoglycemia?" "Keeping Track of Your Blood Sugar"
Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine: "Does lack of sleep cause diabetes?"
Mayo Clinic: "Diabetes: Tests and diagnosis," "Blood sugar testing: Why, when and how," "Hyperglycemia in diabetes: Complications."
Harvard Health Publications: "Glycemic index and glycemic load for 100+ foods."
Diabetes: "Novel and Reversible Mechanisms of Smoking-Induced Insulin Resistance in Humans."
Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism: "The endocrine effects of nicotine and cigarette smoke."
PubMed Health: "How does the liver work?"
American Diabetes Association: "Stress," "Diabetes and Oral Health Problems."
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