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Surgery to Treat Diabetes vs. Lifestyle Interventions
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2013
Gastric bypass helping with diabetes remission....

Bypass Surgery Helps Improve Diabetes Control
Posted: Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Gastric bypass surgery improves glycemic control levels and significantly reduces weight.

Diabetes Remission after Gastric Bypass Determined by Beta Cell Function Not Weight Loss
Posted: Saturday, July 21, 2012
Remission of type 2 diabetes in severely obese people after bariatric surgery hinges on baseline beta cell function, not weight loss.

New Glucose Index Predicts Diabetes Remission after Gastric Bypass
Posted: Saturday, July 07, 2012
Predictive factors for type 2 diabetes remission following gastric bypass include insulin use and preoperative glucose disposition index....

Elective Surgeries for Diabetes Patients Result in Longer Hospital Stays and Higher Costs
Posted: Tuesday, June 05, 2012
Patients with diabetes experience significantly higher rates of surgical and systemic complications, higher mortality and increased length of stay during hospitalization following 11 major elective procedures....

Moveable Magnets Used to Do Minimally Invasive Gastric Bypass Surgery
Posted: Monday, May 28, 2012
Minimally invasive approach might have applications for weight-loss procedures, diabetes in humans....

Why Gastric Bypass Surgery Cures Type 2 Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, May 08, 2011
Gastric bypass surgery is great for curing Type 2 diabetes. It works for almost 80% of patients. Now scientists are beginning to figure out why and weight loss may be the least of it.

In-Hospital Blood Sugar Levels Should Be Higher
Posted: Sunday, February 27, 2011
New recommendations slightly higher than those of leading diabetes group.

Is Surgery the Best Option for Type 2 Diabetes Even If Not Obese?
Posted: Sunday, February 20, 2011
A new clinical trial at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center is among the first to test surgery specifically for Type 2 diabetes.

The Tummy Tube That May Save Millions
Posted: Monday, January 10, 2011
A new treatment for obesity and diabetes could save enough money to have a sizeable impact on the economy, a surgeon claims.

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