Detect changes in blood glucose + make hormones - Role of the pancreas, Digestion + absorption of food - Event to make blood glucose rise, Insulin - Hormone released if blood glucose rises, In blood plasma - How all hormones travel, Glucagon - Hormone released if blood glucose falls , Hormones - Chemical messengers used by the body, Glycogen (in liver + muscles) - Storage carbohydrate , Exercise - Activity which lowers blood glucose, Make glycogen from glucose - Liver's response to insulin, Breakdown glycogen into glucose - Liver's response to glucagon, Homeostasis - Maintenance of a constant internal environment , Diabetes - Disease where sufferers cannot control blood glucose,

Blood glucose definitions

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