Why this Blog?

Shortly after my 12 year old nephew was diagnosed with Diabetes 1, I started this blog for he and his mother. There is so much to learn and so much to know and so many unanswered questions. My hope is that it provides a place for knowledge and healing. To your health nephew!
Love Always-

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Weight-Loss Surgery Significantly Reduces Deaths From Obesity-Related Diseases, Study Finds (Medical News Today)

Obese individuals who undergo bariatric surgery are less likely to die from heart disease, diabetes and cancer seven to 10 years after the procedure compared with obese people who do not undergo surgery, according to two studies published Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine, USA Today reports (Hellmich, USA Today, 8/25). [click link for full article]


[Source: Yahoo! News Search Results for Diabetes for young people]

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