GLUCOSE By N., Sam M.S. - 45 Name of a soluble sugar that is abundant in nature and is a major energy source for body tissues. Brain relies it on exclusively, derived from breaking down carbohydrates, proteins and fats. GLUCOSE: "Glucose in the blood is controlled by insulin." Related Psychology Terms EMOTION (General) CEREBRAL CORTEX HUNGER DRIVE STIMULUS (literally “goad”) CHILD PSYCHIATRY ORGONE THERAPY (Vegetother- apy) INSULIN SHOCK THERAPY HOMEOSTASIS HOARDING JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GLUCOSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/glucose/ (accessed August 19, 2022).