Most people who are obese also live with type 2 diabetes, in fact the current obesity epidemic has risen in tandem with the type 2 diabetes rate in the U.S. Weight loss and maintaining a healthy weight is one of the best ways to keep type 2 diabetes symptoms under control.
My Bariatric Life before gastric bypass 2003 and after plastic surgery 2014. The Lessons I Learned As a patient and obesity activist, I’ve spent roughly the last 2-years immersed in plastic surgery. Through my plastic surgery journey, as well as the patient journeys I’ve been privileged to be part of, and discussions with…