Gastric Banding Can Help Diabetes

A new study suggests gastric banding surgery can help overweight patients control their diabetes.

Researchers in Australia enrolled 50 people with diabetes who were overweight — but not obese.

They found after two years more than half the patients who underwent the weight loss surgery had their diabetes in remission… compared to just 8 percent of patients who did not have the procedure.

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