Definition: Glucoseenteenshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/T-dictionary-enHD-AR2.gifGlucose is the main type of sugar in the blood and is the major source of energy for the body's cells.Definition: Glucose03/16/200508/11/201608/11/2016c01325c3-895c-493d-ac02-505a6759d80chttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/glucose.html/<h3>Glucose</h3> <p>Glucose is the main type of sugar in the <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/blood.html/">blood</a> and&nbsp;is the major source of energy for the body's cells. Glucose comes from the foods we eat or the body can make it from other substances. Glucose is carried to the cells through the bloodstream. Several hormones, including insulin, control glucose levels in the blood.</p> GlucosaCuando comemos, el cuerpo transforma la comida en un azúcar llamado “glucosa”. Al igual que la gasolina en los automóviles, la glucosa les proporciona combustible a nuestras células.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/teens/glucose-esp.html/07ad4c9a-4acf-4d34-886e-0552d53f597fkh:age-teenThirteenToNineteenkh:age-youngAdultEighteenPluskh:clinicalDesignation-endocrinologykh:genre-dictionarykh:primaryClinicalDesignation-endocrinologyWords to Know for Teens With Diabeteshttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/diabetes-center/words-to-know/5fc89723-9cf2-4948-bfc0-c83f09781597