We are announcing P.Kesvavadev JPEF Award for Young Researcher from India. For details and to know how to apply
visit www.jothydev.net/jpef/Annualconvention2017 or mail us at jpefaward@jothydev.net.

According to the American Heart Association, diabetes is one of the seven major controllable risk factors for cardiovascular disease. This issue of Gems covers key results of the major cardiovascular outcome trials published during the 77th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association.

Gems video of this month is a curtain raiser to our 5th JPEF Annual Global Convention that will be conducted in August 2017.

The other articles include two original research studies from JDC presented at 77th Scientific Sessions of American Diabetes Association, San Diego, USA; hidden benefits of cruciferous vegetables in fighting diabetes etc.

Our regular updates - Gems picture of the month, Recipe of the month, JDC updates and Drug updates continue.

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Alirocumab Reduces Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Type 2 Diabetes
A subgroup of diabetes patients continue to have abnormal lipid levels despite the use of existing agents. Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) is a key protein in upregulating the low-density lipoprotein receptors on the liver. Currently,........READ MORE

Tresiba Proven Safe for the Heart with Lower Risk of Hypoglycaemia
The full study results of Trial Comparing Cardiovascular Safety of Insulin Degludec versus Insulin Glargine in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes at High Risk of Cardiovascular Events........READ MORE

The Significance of Repeated Education in Correcting Insulin Injection Techniques and Improving Glycemic Control
This original research was presented by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev at San Diego, USA at the 77th Scientific Sessions of American Diabetes Association in June 2017 from Jothydev’s Diabetes & Research Centres, Kerala.........READ MORE

Add Cruciferous Vegetables to your Diet to Fight Against Diabetes
A research conducted at Lund university is Sweden, with lead researcher Annika S. Axelsson finds that eating broccoli sprouts,........READ MORE

Gems Picture of the Month
According to the American Heart Association at least 68 percent of people age 65 or older with diabetes die from some form of heart disease; and 16% die of stroke.........READ MORE

Halting CKD Progression in Diabetes with Virtual Interactions- a 5 year Retrospective Analysis
This original research was presented by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev at San Diego, USA at the 77th Scientific Sessions of American Diabetes Association in June 2017 from Jothydev’s Diabetes & Research Centres, Kerala. ........READ MORE

Drug Updates
Canvas/Canvas-R presented at ADA – A Retrospective Analysis - The much awaited combined results from the Canagliflozin Cardiovascular Assessment Study (CANVAS)........READ MORE

Recipe of the Month
Pepper and Broccoli Salad Recipe- 1. De-seed the pepper and cut into 1 cm squares. Peel and grate the carrot. 2. Slice across the broccoli stems so you get chopped tops and thinly-sliced stalks. Peel the outer layers and chop the celery finely.........READ MORE

JDC Updates
JPEF Mini CME: 19 May 2017 - 57th Anniversary of Janani Arts Club and Library: 13 May - Konkalam Powrasamithi 30th Anniversary: 30 April - Diabscreen Kerala Camp: Venjaramood: 15 April........READ MORE

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 Chief Editor
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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