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20-year data shows bariatric surgery to reduce risk of heart stroke and attack in diabetics 20-year data drawn from longest research of its kindIn the longest research of its kind, bariatric surgery has been proven to reduce the risk of coronary attack and stroke in individuals with diabetes. These results and other groundbreaking study were provided at the 2nd World Congress on Interventional Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes, hosted by NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical University. That is a watershed instant for diabetes care .

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