All individuals provided written informed consent to take part in the study, and additional written informed consent was obtained before any surgical procedure. The study protocol is available with the full text of this article at NEJM.org. Inclusion requirements were an age of 30 to 60 years, a body-mass index of 35 or even more, a history of type 2 diabetes of in least 5 years, a glycated hemoglobin level of 7.0 percent or more , and an ability to understand and adhere to the study protocol. Exclusion criteria were a past background of type 1 diabetes, diabetes secondary to a specific disease or glucocorticoid therapy, previous bariatric surgery, being pregnant, other medical ailments requiring short-term hospitalization, severe diabetes complications, other severe medical ailments, and geographic inaccessibility.Health officials had been urging anyone who attended the event and skilled symptoms to get immediate medical attention. The Fairfield County wellness department is wanting and investigating to determine exactly how many people attended the church event, department spokeswoman Jennifer Valentine said Tuesday. The news headlines comes as officials in the southwest, along with Blue Bell Creameries are trying to find the reason for a listeria outbreak which has killed three people and sickened seven others.
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