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Taylorsville Emergency Center

Should gastric bypass surgery be used to cure diabetes?

St. Mark's Hospital April 08, 2012

Reported by: Kirsten Stewart and Heather May

Salt Lake City, UT – Jeff Haaga doesn’t need a study to confirm what he knows to be true. The day before his weight loss surgery in January 2010, he weighed 409 pounds. He was pre–diabetic, had sleep apnea, painful swelling in his ankles and was taking medicines for high cholesterol and heartburn.

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