What is Diabetes?
One of the most common co-morbidities with Obesity and morbidly obesity is Diabetes. Diabetes increases heart and coronary problems, but also many other medical problems. Diabetes can damage many parts of the body, such as the heart, blood vessels, eyes, and kidneys. Heart and blood vessel disease can lead to heart attacks and strokes.
Diabetes in India
India has highest figures in the world in relation to Diabetes, medical researches and Internet speak from very various numbers from 40 million to 90 million. The fact is that Diabetes is a very serious medical problem in India.
Diabetes relation to Obesity
It is scientific proven that Diabetes (type II, most common type) is related to Obesity. This means that when Obesity is treated Diabetes is also treated in most situations. For many bariatric patients this is one of the main reasons to undergo surgery.
Surgery options like Sleeve Gastrectomy and RNY Gastric Bypass are medical proven ways to treat and cure Diabetes Mellitus type II rapidly. In most cases Diabetes can be under control weeks after surgery.
After 15 years bariatric surgery in Europe and U.S.A. it is scientific proven that Diabetes is resolved in first year in more than 85% of all patients depending of the procedure. RNY Gastric Bypass and the Sleeve Gastrectomy have proven to be the most effective, but other procedures can benefit the cure of Diabetes.
Costs of Diabetes Mellitus II in relation to surgery
Costs of medication like pills and Insulin, absolutely necessary for controlling diabetes Mellitus II, can be reduced quite rapidly for every day for the rest of your life. Investing in diabetes surgery is not only investing in your health but also cuts down the medical costs very soon after surgery. In several situations diabetes surgery can have his break-even point within 2-3 years.