With diabetes and obesity approaching epidemic levels, many Americans are looking for concrete ways to reduce their weight and improve their health. Weight-loss surgery, now considered an effective treatment for diabetes, may be an option!21 Things You Need to Know about Diabetes and Weight-Loss Surgery
offers straightforward information about the top metabolic surgeries performed today—the gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and adjustable gastric band. With its reader-friendly tone and format, this book is an invaluable resource for anyone with diabetes who is considering weight-loss surgery to improve their glycemi control and overall health.
- The effects of weight-loss surgery on diabetes
- Common myths about surgery
- Post-op rules and lifestyle changes
- Establishing a new relationship with food
- Revision and conversion surgery.
Softcover, 6 x 9, 136 pages
©2017 Scott A. Cunneeen, MD, FACS, FASMBS, and Nancy Sayles Kaneshiro