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Diabetes Surgery, Rather Than Traditional Diet and Exercise, Could Be the Cure

Is an operation the answer?

Is an operation the answer?Photo: Getty Images

Studies are out proving that weight-loss operations have greater success rates than "standard therapies" for type 2 diabetes sufferers who are overweight and are generally prescribed a strict lifestyle change including pills, diet, and exercise. But is it an easy fix or dangerous experiment? [NYT]

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