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Diabetes: Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Reverse Disease

Diabetes can be shed like so many unwanted pounds thanks to the advent of weight-loss surgery. However, according to a recent study, these procedures may not a permanent solution to their problem. In about one-fifth of the individuals who elected to have the surgery, diabetes returned within about three to five years. This, of course, is definitely bad news for …

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Carnie Wilson 30 Pounds Lighter After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Wilson Phillips singer Carnie Wilson has undergone a second gastric bypass surgery, she confirmed to People Magazine. The weight-loss surgery was performed in January, and since then Wilson says she’s lost 30 pounds. The singer underwent the same procedure in 1999 and had great success–losing 150 pounds–and even showed off her newly svelte body in 2003 by posing nude in …

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