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Weight Loss Surgery Can Reverse Effects of Kidney Disease



New Research shows weight loss surgery can reverse the effects of kidney disease.

Doctors in Taiwan looked a severely obese people with kidney disease. They found that a year after bariatric surgery those patients saw significant improvements in kidney function.

Researchers say weight loss lowers blood pressure and blood sugar levels, the two main culprits of kidney disease.

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