Surgery On Diabetics May Be Better Than Standard Treatment

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USA TODAYSurgery on Diabetics May Be Better Than Standard TreatmentNew York TimesFor some people with diabetes, surgery may be the best medicine. Two studies have found that weight loss operations worked much better than the standard treatments to control Type 2 diabetes in obese and overweight people.Boost for Surgery In Treating DiabetesWall Street JournalNew study: Weight-loss surgery may cure diabetesCBS NewsStudies: Weight-loss surgery can put diabetes into remissionUSA TODAYReuters -ABC News -Washington Postall 161 news articles »

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    "All obese type 2 diabetics should look at these results and give greater consideration to surgery," Roslin said. "These data show that surgery should not be the last resort -- it is the best treatment we have for type 2 diabetes." Schauer noted that ...
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    Metabolic bariatric surgery is the standard for weight loss when all else fails. But that same surgery is now also the most effective treatment for type 2 diabetes. Joseph E. Chebli, M.D., F.A.C.S., performs metabolic bariatric surgery, and was recently ...
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  • Guidelines urge more surgery for diabetics
    But as standard care often isn't enough, "it's time for something new." About 26 million Americans have diabetes, mostly the Type 2 form where the body gradually loses the ability to produce or use insulin to turn food into energy. Many Type 2 diabetics ...
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    But as standard care often isn’t enough ... the body gradually loses the ability to produce or use insulin to turn food into energy. Many Type 2 diabetics, although not all, are overweight or obese. Many can control the disease with diet, exercise ...
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    LONDON – Gastric surgery should be offered as a standard treatment option for people with diabetes and could help them control their condition for years ...
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    By Kate Kelland. LONDON (Reuters) - People with diabetes should be offered gastric surgery as a standard treatment option which could help control it for ...
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