A clinical trial is under way that could pave the way for type 2 diabetes patients to better manage their condition – through a procedure that uses a part of the body’s small intestine. Photo: Shutterstock

Patients with type 2 diabetes testing simple new gut procedure that could improve control of blood sugar

  • Type 2 diabetes could be better managed with a simple outpatient procedure in the gut, according to a doctor in the United States
  • The procedure, which involves killing cells in the small intestine, could allow patients with diabetes to take fewer drugs, and is undergoing testing
Topic |   Wellness
A clinical trial is under way that could pave the way for type 2 diabetes patients to better manage their condition – through a procedure that uses a part of the body’s small intestine. Photo: Shutterstock
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