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Diabetes

24 June 2011

Weight loss surgery may cure diabetes

Most obese people with diabetes will be cured of this blood sugar disease after undergoing weight loss surgery, a new review of earlier studies suggests.

Most obese people with diabetes will be cured of this blood sugar disease after undergoing weight loss surgery, a new review of earlier studies suggests.

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Dr. May currently works as a fulltime endocrinologist and has been in private practice since 2004. He has a variety of interests, predominantly obesity and diabetes, but also sees patients with osteoporosis, thyroid disorders, men's health disorders, pituitary and adrenal disorders, polycystic ovaries, and disorders of growth. He is a leading member of several obesity and diabetes societies and runs a trial centre for new drugs.

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