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Gastric Bypass is as Safe as Commonly Performed Surgeries

Tags: bariatric, bariatric surgery, diabetes, gastric bypass, laparoscopic surgery, Type 2 diabetes

A new study shows that complication and death rates for laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery for patients with type 2 diabetes is comparable to some of the safest and most commonly performed surgeries in the United States.


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Gastric Bypass Surgery Puts Diabetes in Remission

Tags: diabetes, diabetic, gastric bypass, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes

A new Cleveland Clinic study finds gastric bypass surgery can rejuvenate the pancreas and restore normal blood sugar control — putting diabetes in remission.


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The One Innovation That is Curing Diabetes

Tags: bariatric surgery, diabetes, diabetes awareness month 2012, discover, gastric bypass, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes

Cleveland Clinic CEO and President, Delos M. Cosgrove, MD, discusses how bariatric surgery can treat diabetes – a remarkable advancement.


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Diabetes Remission After Gastric Bypass

Tags: bariatric surgery, diabetes, diet, gastric bypass, healthy diet, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, weight loss

Bariatric surgery has long-term health benefits, study finds.


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Bariatric Surgery May Improve Diabetes (Video)

Tags: bariatric surgery, diabetes, gastric bypass, innovation, Top 10 Innovations for 2013

Can bariatric surgery control diabetes? This is the No. 1 medical innovation for 2013 as picked by a panel of Cleveland Clinic experts.


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Chat With a Doctor: Bariatric Surgery & Diabetes

Tags: bariatric surgery, chat with a doctor, diabetes, endocrinology, gastric bypass, metabolism, obesity, Type 2 diabetes, web chat, webchat, weight-loss surgery

Ask questions and get answers about the link between weight and diabetes from Cleveland Clinic physicians during a live webchat on Thursday, June 28, 2012, at noon (ET).