An obese man with type 2 diabetes has told Good Morning Britain wright loss surgery is "not an easy fix" and if it was introduced more widely on the NHS.
Andrew Reynolds dubbed the surgery "a lifetime commitment" and patients would still have to change their eating habits.
Mr Reynolds, whose family has a history of diabetes, also described the changes he had made to his lifestyle since the diagnosis and said he was actively "looking for hidden sugars" in foods.
More top news
It was a cloudy start across many eastern areas first thing. However, Sunday shaping up to be a warm sunny day for most.
Former Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith has David Cameron should remain prime minister even if Britain votes to leave the EU.
Tony Blair has said Leave campaigners are focusing on immigration "because they've lost comprehensively the debate on the economy".