Controlling Blood Glucose

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Controlling Blood Glucose

Blood glucose is also controlled as a part of homeostasis. Insulin and Glucagon are two hormones that help control it.

If your blood glucose level is TOO HIGH, INSULIN is ADDED
This allows glucose to move from our blood into our cells

If your blood glucose level is TOO LOW, GLUCAGON is ADDED

This converts glucogon stored into our cells back into glucose to be used in respiration

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