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What is effect of gastric banding on blood sugar, metabolism?
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In brief: Depends
It is you not the band.
But people w diabetes less than 2 years have 75% chance of getting off meds. It is a great tool.

In brief: Depends
It is you not the band.
But people w diabetes less than 2 years have 75% chance of getting off meds. It is a great tool.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson
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Dr. Melissa Young
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Improvement
For many people with diabetes, the blood sugars start getting better after lap band even before they start losing weight.

In brief: Improvement
For many people with diabetes, the blood sugars start getting better after lap band even before they start losing weight.
Dr. Melissa Young
Dr. Melissa Young
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