Do you know that lots of newer technologies are emerging up for treatment of diabetes and prevention of related complications? A brief update from the diabetes technology convention in Paris, Feb 2017 is featured in Gems video of the month.

The opening article 'Positive Outcomes with Early Initiation of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus’ was the original research conducted at Jothydev’s Diabetes Research Centre and the results were presented by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev at AACE 26th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress conducted at Austin, Texas, USA. The study showed that early insulin initiation in eligible candidates helped the patients to achieve better diabetes control at lower treatment costs.

The other articles include benefits of exposure to cooler temperatures in tackling Type 2 Diabetes, insights into the role of intestinal bacteria in the complex interlink between diet, metabolism and health, protective effects of exercise in reducing the rate of age-associated cognitive decline etc. Our regular updates - Gems picture of the month, Recipe of the month and Drug updates continue.

JDC Updates include Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev being honored with the prestigious FACE (Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology) Fellowship for his outstanding contributions in the field of diabetes.

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ATTD 2017 diabetes Technology update from Paris by Jothydev(English)

Positive Outcomes with Early Initiation of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
This original research was conducted at Jothydev’s Diabetes Research Centre and presented by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 26th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress conducted at Austin, Texas, USA. ........READ MORE

Chill Yourself Down to Tackle Type 2 Diabetes
Lowering the central heating temperature by just one degree Centigrade could ease the effects of type 2 diabetes, a new study has suggested. Dutch researchers say exposing people with type 2 diabetes to slighter colder climates could increase insulin sensitivity by more than 40 per cent. ........READ MORE

Intestinal Bacteria May Protect Against Diabetes
A high concentration of indolepropionic acid in the serum protects against type 2 diabetes, shows a new study from the University of Eastern Finland, published in Scientific Reports. ........READ MORE

Exercise Reduces the Rate of Age-associated Cognitive Decline, New Research Finds
A new review of 39 studies on exercise and brain function has found that regular physical activity can positively influence cognitive ability and memory skills in middle-aged adults. ........READ MORE

Gems Picture of the Month
Gems Picture of the Month is that of Mr. David Mendosa, the well acclaimed ‘diabetes writer’ whose scientific documentations on the A to Z of diabetes inspired and assisted millions of patients and caregivers across the globe. ........READ MORE

Diet Rich in Plant Protein May Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
A high dietary intake of protein from plants rather than meat may decrease the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to researchers from the University of Eastern Finland, who had their study published in the British Journal of Nutrition. ........READ MORE

Drug Updates
FDA approves insulin app for type 2 diabetes - The iSage Rx app, developed by Amalgam Rx, has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). ........READ MORE

Recipe of the Month
Moong Dal and Cauliflower Greens Appe (Paniyaram) - 1. Clean, wash and soak the yellow moong dal in enough water for 3 to 4 hours. 2. Drain and blend the moong dal in a mixer to a smooth paste using ¼ cup of water.........READ MORE

JDC Updates
Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev honoured with FACE - Diabscreen Kerala free camp at Ponkunnam, Kottayam: April 4, 2017.........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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