Weight Loss Surgery Reduces Diabetes-related Death Rate
Weight loss (bariatric) surgery has been shown to reduce diabetes-related mortality by 88%.
A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that weight loss surgery surgery reduced the overall death rate by 34%, disease-related deaths and cardiovascular deaths by 48%, cancer-related deaths by 59%, and diabetes-related deaths by 88% in patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus.
These improvements are dramatic when compared to the improve with medical treatments.
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