Aside from weight loss, gastric bypass surgery has been shown to eliminate diabetes in certain patients. Studies find a remarkable increase of insulin-raising hormones post-surgery. Could this be the first steps to a cure?
- Online networks help patients handle diabetes without feeling alone.
- More and more doctors and their patients are successfully utilizing telemedicine, which keeps office visits to minimum.
- Knowing when and how to use humor as a treatment tool
- Some surgeons recommend calling “bariatric” surgery “metabolic” surgery when used to treat diabetes and other metabolic conditions. However, there’s more involved than just semantics.