from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, pertaining to or suffering from glycemia


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • When it comes to carbohydrates, the term glycemic index often arises.

    The Fiber35 Diet

  • There was a lot of new information about the importance of fiber, what we call glycemic index, the good fats, the Mediterranean oils.

    CNN Transcript Jan 27, 2007

  • The first phase of a caloric restriction study found that two diets, both designed to restrict calories by 30 percent but varying in glycemic load, resulted in comparable long-term weight loss.

    April 9th, 2007

  • A recent survey by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) reveals that one medicine now in development has been shown to improve both long-term glycemic control, and the imbalance between insulin and glucose that causes type 2 diabetes.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • With Endobarrier'ed type 2 diabetics (and no "Flow Restictor"), after a 28 week study their HbA1C levels (a measure of long term glycemic control) went down a remarkable 2.4 percentage points.

    Weighty Matters

  • Pistachios consumed with carbohydrate rich meals may blunt / moderate the blood sugar response after a meal or postprandial glycemic impact and thus may be of benefit in improving long term glycemic control.

    Diabetes News from

  • A1C is especially useful for evaluating long-term glycemic control. Digital 50 Daily Industry News RSS Feed

  • Long-term glycemic control influences the long-lasting effect of hyperglycemia on endothelial function in type 1 diabetes

    Latest Articles

  • So we looked at something called the glycemic load.

    Fat, Carbs and the Science of Conception

  • That discovery led to an even more useful measurement called glycemic load, developed by a team from the Harvard School of Public Health.

    Going Beyond Atkins


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.