Do you know for every 10 seconds someone in the world dies from the complications associated with diabetes? It has become one of the leading causes of death. Nearly 90% of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is the most common form of diabetes which is responsible for excessive body fat. Researchers say that by 2030, approx 98 million people in India might have type 2 diabetes.
In recent trends, metabolic and bariatric is a powerful weapon to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus due to obesity. The surgical option is showing promising results and improvement in almost every case.
About Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
T2DM is a complex metabolic disorder associated with insulin resistance and the failure of pancreatic beta cells that results in hyperglycemia. Obesity is the main cause of diabetes. The prevalence of diabetes is increasing throughout the world is directly associated with increased rates of obesity worldwide.
T2DM causes many adverse health problems such as heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, eye problems, neuro problems, impotency, depression, cognitive decline, and risk cancers, etc. Premature death due to T2DM has increased by 80% in recent years and even life expectancy also dropped by 12 to 14 years.
To treat type 2 diabetes some lifestyle such as weight loss, diet maintenance, exercise, and anti-diabetes medication have been practising widely at present. Medical supervision and some diabetes treatments may help to maintain proper blood sugar levels.
Diabetes worsens the health condition with time and requires a stronger or higher dosage of medications to maintain blood sugar under control. So T2DM has been marked as a chronic and progressive disease.
Effects of Surgeries over Type 2 Diabetes
Surgeries evolving as powerful treatments that help to reduce excess fat and to treat associated diabetes problems. Nearly 90% of patients with type 2 diabetes are seeing improvements with surgical treatments. The benefits of surgical treatment include:
- It lowers blood sugar levels
- It reduces the dosage of required medication or eliminates the need for medication for diabetes
- It improves health problems related to diabetes
“Reduce Weight To Reduce T2DM”
About the Doctor:
Dr Venugopal Pareek – Bariatric Surgeon
Dr Venugopal Pareek is one of the best Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon in the city has done more than 9000 surgeries in 12 years. Dr Pareek has expertise in Bariatric Surgery. He has attended several conferences and published articles on medicine as well in various national and international journals.