Treating Diabetes with Surgery

Type 2 diabetic Tamika McCray underwent bariatric surgery, which is commonly used as a last-resort weight loss intervention, and — before she had even lost any weight — came out with normal blood-sugar levels.

Dr. Francesco Rubino, who performed Tamika’s surgery, believes that surgery should be offered to more sufferers of diabetes, as it has been shown to be a relatively safe and effective treatment for the disease.

Find out more by watching the video.

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