This time we bring you good news on diabetes. Diseases of the liver is closely linked to diabetes which could be deadly with wrong selection of drugs and diet. New discoveries will help treat accumulation of fat in the liver.

Gems video in local language also describes treatment of diabetes in the presence of liver disease.

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Liver disease in diabetes:Treatment tips(Malayalam Video)

New discoveries could help treat fatty liver disease
A new study, led by Dr. Guadalupe Sabio, shows that inhibition of two proteins with specific inhibitors has potential as a treatment for fatty liver disease. The results are published in the EMBO Journal........READ MORE

Autism in child linked to diabetes in obese mom
Autism spectrum disorders are more than four times as likely to be diagnosed in children born to obese women with diabetes compared to children of healthy weight mothers without diabetes.........READ MORE

Eyebrow colour could indicate diabetes
A clinical study was performed to evaluate whether dark colour of eyebrows in greying males is associated with diabetes or not. In an uncontrolled analysis two groups of male patients between 50 to 70 years of age were investigated for evidence of diabetes mellitus........READ MORE

Barley reduces appetite and improves metabolism
A study published in the British Journal of Nutrition reveals that eating barley kernel bread for 3 days improved study participants' metabolisms and decreased blood sugar and insulin levels. The team carried out a study with 20 healthy, middle-aged participants, some of whom ate barley ........READ MORE

Gems Picture of the Month
This statistics is published by the International Diabetes Federation 2015 atlas. Diabetes and its associated deadly complications in the heart, kidney etc. are the major causes of death in most of the countries. The total number of deaths due to diabetes are far more than deaths due........READ MORE

Olive oil fried food retains and enhances its nutritional value
A research published in Food Chemistry, observes that frying in extra virgin olive oil is healthier than other cooking methods and can help to prevent cancer, diabetes or macular degeneration........READ MORE

Drug update
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has urged healthcare professionals to pay attention to signs of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in people with type 2 diabetes who are taking SGLT2 inhibitors.........READ MORE

Recipe of the month
Yoghurt and barley soup: Give bite and substance to your soup with a handful of pearl barley. Paired with creamy yoghurt and a wealth of spices, this is a nourishing bowlful.........READ MORE

JDC Updates
JPEF Mini CME 2016:13 Feb 2016 | International Diabetes Federation President felicitated: 13 Feb 2016........READ MORE

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Dr. Jothydev Kesavadev
 Managing Editor Sunitha Jothydev
 Scientific Editor  Gopika Krishnan (Research Head, JDC Centres)
 Sub Editor Dr. Arun Shankar
 Editor Neethu Annie Simon (Unit head, JDC2, Kochi)

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