Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass shown to improve control of Type 2 Diabetes

insulinBariatric Surgery has been recently shown to give more control in type 2 diabetes patients with intensive medical therapy versus intensive medical therapy alone.

“Quality-of-life measures were significantly better in the two surgical groups than in the medical-therapy group. There were no significant late surgical complications.”

Patients who have type 2 diabetes and other weight induced co-morbidities should consider the profound benefits of bariatric surgery.

Source:
Bariatric Surgery versus Intensive Medical Therapy for Diabetes — 3-Year Outcomes
New England Journal of Medicine – Reads More.