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Marty's Story: Gastric Bypass Surgery Saved My Life

Marty was used to living life as a big person. But at 400 pounds, he was also an insulin dependent type 2 diabetic. He was taking up to 10 shots a day to control it, but still had serious health conditions. His doctors actually told him "Without a change, you will die by age 50." So when Marty turned 40, he did make a change -- he had gastric bypass surgery. The results were immediate. Since the day he had surgery, he hasn't had to take insulin or any other medication. He's now lost about 120 pounds. To see if weight loss surgery is right for you, call the CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Bariatric Center in Beaumont at 1-877-839-5673 for a free one-on-one physician consultation.