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Unformatted text preview: obesity. Can be prevented with healthy diet and weight management. -Hypoglycemia weakness rapid heartbeat sweating. Consequence of poorly managed diabetes, too much insulin, strenuous physical activity, inadequate food intake. -Glycemic response how quickly glucose is absorbed after a person eats, how high blood glucose rises, and how quickly it return to normal -Low Glycemic Response slow absorption, modest rise in blood glucose and a smooth return to normal -High Glycemic Response -fast absorption, surge in blood glucose, and an overreaction that plunges glucose below normal -Glycemic index a method of classifying foods according to their potential raise in blood glucose...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2011 for the course NFS 207 taught by Professor Handley during the Spring '08 term at Rhode Island.
- Spring '08