Success is Sweet

More evidence is mounting to support the idea that bariatric weight loss surgery can help some patients overcome diabetes.

If you’ve been following the news about weight loss surgery, you know this is the real deal.

Bariatric Surgery Successful for Patients Below 35BMI

New research supports the idea that bariatric weight loss surgery is successful in treating overweight patients who do not meet the standard of obesity, defined as having a body weight index of 35 or more.

A small study shows that patients with a BMI of 30 – 35, some of whom had type 2 diabetes, benefited from weight loss surgery. For most, their diabetes went into remission.