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Device that helps obese diabetics lose weight 'should be rolled out across NHS'

A device that helps obese people with type 2 diabetes shed more than two stone on average should be rolled out across the NHS, experts say.

 

The Endobarrier is a reversible treatment that provides people with an alternative to drastic gastric bypass surgery.

 

Patients can be fitted with the thin plastic sleeve via their mouth in less than an hour while under anaesthetic.

 

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