Diabetes is a very dangerous health problem that happens to many people around the world. In fact, it is so dangerous that someone dies in this world every ten seconds from complications related to diabetes, and it is considered one of the top ten diseases that lead to death in the United States of America. In addition, diabetes happens to all people whether children, old people, both women and men.
In general, Diabetes is a chronic (long-lasting) health condition that affects how your body turns food into energy. When your blood sugar goes up, it signals your pancreas to release insulin. Insulin acts like a key to let the blood sugar into your body’s cells for use as energy.
Diabetes has three main types:
There are surgical solutions for diabetes like bariatric surgeries or metabolic surgeries:
Since sugar level and blood pressure are two main factors to control diabetes, then bariatric surgery can solve this problem. The bariatric surgery actually provide a healthy life style to the patient and prohebit him of consuming much food that may result in high sugar level. Also, the obesity is a direct reason of blood pressure and blood illnesses. Thus, when a patient do a bariatric surgery he or she will be able to solve this problem also. In general, there are many types of bariatric surgery:
The bariatric surgery improves type 2 diabetes in almost 90% of the patients by:
In addition, bariatric surgeries are able to cause diabetes type 2 to go into remission in almost 78% of patients. Thus, bariatric surgeries in all of its types are very important for patients who complain of diabetes.
As we mentioned before, bariatric surgeries help patients to defeat diabetes type 2 by dealing with its main factors like blood sugar and pressure. Of course it is a weight loss surgery but because of the way it operates, the healthy life style it offer, and the fact that it forces the patient to consume very less amount of food and sugar so it solves the main problem.
Of course there are some risks for the bariatric surgery just like any other surgery. However, each patient is a different case with a different situation which means that each patient should be tested carefully to understand what possibly can be a side effect.
Of course, not all patients can do this surgery, there are some rules for that:
Still, doctors should test the patient carefully and study his or her situation before making any decisions because each patient has a unique case and numbers. Thus, we highly recommend all patients to consult their own personal doctors and give them all information and details including medical health reports because every small detail is very important in this surgery and can be used to avoid any risk or side effect or used to increase the rates of success.