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Gastric Bypass Puts Diabetes Into Remission

Cleveland Clinic Study Produces Exciting Results

A study at the Cleveland Clinic, as reported by Alan Fisher of Al Jazeera, produced dramatric results in testing the effectiveness of gastric bypass surgery on eliminating diabetes.  The study split 150 patients into three groups.  The first group took the best diabetes drugs available, the second group had stomach-reducing surgery without gastric bypass and the third group had gastric bypass surgery. In this video, Dr. Philip Schauer, Professor of Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic discusses the encouraging results, which showed that almost 50% of the gastric bypass group saw their…

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  • Sick of it posted by jlbundy
    I am so sick of trying to keep track of calories, protein, fat and fiber! I just want to eat healthy and not think about it. I had gastric bypass done 10/8/2008. I almost got down to my goal weight. I was playing with 5lbs for the last 4 years, but now I am gaining. I know it is my fault. I don't use my tool. I drink with meals and I eat too many starchy carbs and not enough protein....

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