Thursday, April 17, 2014

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Many obese patients are undergoing gastric banding surgery to lose weight. Placing a band around the stomach reduces one's appetite. A new study by the Journal of the American Medical Association supports gastric bypass for patients with Type 2 diabetes. Is this the right step for you?

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My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, commented on Weight Loss Surgery and Bone Loss You are absolutely correct about the weight-loss surgery not replacing good eating…

06/20/13

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My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, commented on Is Gastric Bypass Surgery a Cure? You may find this of interest: One study investigated the rate of type 2 diabetes…

09/05/12

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My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, commented on Who Reverses Diabetes with Bariatric… I was on insulin and two oral meds for my diabetes 2 prior to having…

06/28/12

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, commented on Bariatric Surgery and Type 2 Aggie, I don't mind your being contrary. We learn more by questioning than by just saying…

03/31/12

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