The ongoing COVID-19 crisis presents an opportunity to demonstrate the importance and effectiveness of continued diabetes self-management education and support to reduce risk for poor outcomes, according to CDC Director Robert Redfield, MD.
In a virtual address during the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists annual meeting, Redfield said the CDC has identified diabetes as a “priority” and included it in the agency’s 2020 strategic framework. At the same time, data show diabetes is among the underlying conditions associated with more severe illness among
Anupam Ghose, a physician by training, was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) in 2017. After the diagnosis of T2DM, he followed a low carbohydrate high fat diet and reversed his T2DM within a year. Now he has one main goal in life and that is to make people understand that the conventional method of treating T2DM is not beneficial. Type 2 diabetes is reversible and the best way to reverse T2DM is through diet and lifestyle modifications. He now decided to help people with type 2 diabetes by offering online coaching to reverse their diabetes.