5 CONTINENTS; 35 COUNTRIES ... CASE STUDY FROM NEW ZEALAND PATIENTS NAME: JAMES WILSON CITY: CHRISTCHURCH COUNTRY: NEW ZEALAND AGE: 54 YEARS DISEASE: TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS, SEVERE DEPRESSION PACKAGE: INTERNATIONAL GET RID OF INSULIN PLAN( I- GRIP) Pt . came with uncontrolled blood sugar levels with severe depression on multiple antidepressant medications and more than 100 units of insulin per day. His Hb A1c was 10.6 and blood sugars highly fluctuating Following that, Pt. was put on GET RID OF INSULIN (GRIP) plan & he made rapid progress with our medicines, diet and lifestyle regimen. his psychiatric ailments were taken care of by Dr. SUDESHNA BISWAS -one of the best lady psychiatrist in Delhi. on follow up, After 3 months of treatment, his HbA1c - 7.8 plus his insulin requirement has come to 20 units of LANTUS per day only, rest all he is managing with oral medicines. depressive symptoms are now gone and his anti-depressants dose is reduced to less than half under the care of Dr. SUDESHNA BISWAS -famous psychiatrist in Delhi. TAKE HOME MESSAGE-some patients of TYPE 2 diabetes may develop depression which can lead to difficulty in controlling blood sugars levels and vice-versa causing both psychological and health problems.P roper control of diabetes with diagnosis and timely referral to psychiatrist is necessary to avoid such complications- DR. ANIRBAN BISWAS - one of the best diabetes doctor in Delhi.