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Bariatric Surgery Diabetes

Will Taking Away Your Stomach Stop the Hunger in Your Head?

Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Posted 03.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Judith J. Wurtman, PhD

There is no surgery, no drug, nor herbal remedies or diets that surrender total control of our eating to the stomach. Surgery to make the stomach look like a banana rather than an apple will be the answer to permanent weight loss only when we understand why we are overeating.

Weight-Loss Surgery Can Help Prevent Diabetes -- But Should All Obese Adults Have It?

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 08.23.2012 | Healthy Living

-- Doctors are reporting a new benefit from weight-loss surgery – preventing diabetes. Far fewer obese people developed that disease if they ha...

Can Weight Loss Surgery Make Diabetes Disappear?

Posted 06.29.2011 | Home

(Reuters) - Weight loss surgery appears to change the body's metabolism in a way that dieting alone cannot, helping to explain why diabetes often ...