Weight-loss surgery possible cure to diabetes

Doctors in the US say new study involving weight-loss surgery has shown dramatic results.

    Doctors in the US say they may have found a way to control one of the fastest growing health epidemics in the world - type-two diabetes.  

    The disease affects around 270 million people around the world.  

    A new study involving weight-loss surgery has been showing some dramatic results. 

    Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher reports from Washington.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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