Though receiving many critics, there are some benefit of bariatric surgery too. Gastric bypass surgery is becoming one of the popular methods to lose weight and control blood sugar levels for people with diabetes type 2. However, a study revealed that this operation has no side effects for the body.
Dr Charles J Billington, an expert in endocrinology and diabetes at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, said that gastric bypass surgery is beneficial for patients with diabetes type 2. However, patients who had performed the operation appeared to have postoperative complaints, ranging from infections to broken bones.
This study was conducted over two years to 120 patients with type 2 diabetes are overweight. Participants aged 30 to 67 years and divided randomly into two groups: those who received lifestyle therapy and treatment of diabetes and a group that also received therapeutic lifestyle but also underwent gastric bypass surgery.
Therapeutic lifestyle made, including keeping the calories into the body and exercise 325 minutes per week. They also do consulting and take medicine to control blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure as another benefit of bariatric surgery.
By shrinking the stomach and small intestine, then absorption of some nutrients not optimal. And I think just going to extend the list of health problems experienced by the person