Warshaw authors Surgical Solution in Spring 2010 issue of Diabetic Living Magazine,
published by Better Homes and Gardens. Metabolic surgery, also called bariatric or gastric bypass surgery, is quickly becoming a popular option for people who have pre-diabetes or type 2 and are very overweight because the surgery can put diabetes into remission. This article covers the basics, from detailing the commonly performed procedures, expected weight loss and diabetes remission to what to expect the costs and health plan coverage to be. Read about making the decision to have surgery and the aftermath from two people who share their stories.