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Oz Lotto Jackpots to $90 Million for Boxing Day: Unveiling the Excitement

Experience the thrill as Oz Lotto jackpots to $90 million for Boxing Day. Discover the secrets odds and anticipation surrounding this extraordinary event. Don’t miss your chance at the life-changing jackpot. Introduction Welcome to the world of excitement and anticipation where Oz Lotto takes center stage and this Boxing Day, the stakes have reached an… Read More »

Ozempic: Everything you need to know about the new weight loss drug semaglutide

Semaglutide is making waves online for its potential to help people lose weight. Sold under the brand names Ozempic and Wegovy, this drug can supposedly help you lose more than 10% of your body weight and counts Elon Musk among its users. But what does this drug actually do, who is it suitable for and… Read More »

Does Medicare Cover Ozempic?

Ozempic, a drug used to treat type 2 diabetes, has gone viral as a weight-loss drug. The hashtag #ozempic has over a billion views on TikTok, and more people search the web for Ozempic than insulin, Viagra or Tylenol, according to Google Trends data for May 2023. Medicare beneficiaries interested in the drug may be… Read More »

Obesity Drug Stocks: Time to Buy Manufacturers of Ozempic, Mounjaro, Others?

The demand for drug therapies for obesity is on the rise. New drugs with efficacy rivaling bariatric surgery, with only minor tolerability issues, have replaced older drugs burdened with significant cardiovascular side effects and mediocre efficacy. The approval of Novo Nordisks’ NVO GLP-1 agonist Wegovy in 2021 led to increased demand for the active ingredient… Read More »

Wegovy and Ozempic users explain what they ‘wish they knew’ before taking weight-loss meds

There are high hopes for new weight loss drugs that will be offered to thousands of people across the UK. The appetite suppressant Wegovy will be given to around 35,000 patients as part of a breakthrough pilot programme, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak announced on Tuesday. The goal is to combat obesity and related health conditions… Read More »

Could Ozempic Help Curb Addictive Behaviors?

Semaglutide (Ozempic, Wegovy) and other drugs in its class are widely known for their role in managing type 2 diabetes and suppressing appetite. They may also prove useful one day for curbing certain addictive behaviors such as alcohol use and smoking, according to research. Preclinical research has shown promising results, and endocrinologists and patients alike… Read More »

Ozempic is taking China by storm. Drug makers are scrambling to ramp up supplies | CNN business

Hong Kong Cnn Ozempic, originally a drug to treat diabetes, is in high demand around the world with celebrities and social media users touting it as a weight loss wonder drug, despite some concerns from medical experts. Now the frenzy is sweeping China, where being skinny is a prevalent beauty standard, leading to shortages in… Read More »

What to know about berberine, described on social media as “nature’s Ozempic”

CLOCK: The FDA warns of the dangers of using different brands of diet drugs Social media is chock full of posts promising the next best way to lose weight. One of the latest trends is berberine, a bitter-tasting quaternary ammonia compound found in many botanicals, including goldenseal, barberry, and Oregon grape. In fact, many on… Read More »

Women share how Mounjaro and Ozempic helped ease their PCOS symptoms: ‘Much more than weight loss’

Two Texas women explain how drugs like the type 2 diabetes drugs Mounjaro and Ozempic helped ease symptoms of PCOS or polycystic ovary syndrome Courtesy of Tiffany Groves Two Texas women are opening up about taking the type 2 diabetes drug Mounjaro to help their symptoms of PCOS, or polycystic ovary syndrome. He spoke to… Read More »

What runners need to know about Ozempic

This article originally appeared in Women’s Running Diabetes drug Ozempic and similar prescription weight-management drugs like Wegovy are getting a lot of buzz, from millions of social media mentions to rumors that celebrities are taking them to drastic weight loss. And that buzz means more people are taking them off the label, potentially just to… Read More »