|Glucose intolerance results in higher than normal blood glucose levels - hyperglycemia. This condition arises due to Impaired fasting glucose, Impaired glucose tolerance, Pre-diabetes, Type 2 diabetes. Glucose intolerance occurs more commonly during pregnancy. This is normal for most women but must be dealt with through either a diet or insulin plan as there can be considerable risk to the health of the baby as well as the mother. Individuals with plasma glucose (PG) levels intermediate between those considered normal and those considered diabetic considered to have impaired glucose tolerance.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.