Ozempic users report stomach paralysis from diet drug: ‘So much hell’

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 17: In this photo illustration, boxes of the diabetes drug Ozempic rest on a drugstore counter on April 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California.  Ozempic was originally approved by the FDA to treat people with type 2 diabetes, who risk serious health consequences without medication.  In recent months, there has been a spike in demand for Ozempic, or semaglutide, due to its weight-loss benefits, which has led to shortages.  Some doctors prescribe Ozempic off-label to treat obesity.  (Photo illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Photo illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images Since Ozempic was first released to the public in 2018, the diabetic injectable has become a favorite for fans, even those without diabetes, for weight loss. Others in its class of drugs, such as Wegovy, have also seen an increase in demand, so high that the Food and Drug … Read more

The discovery of the DNA diet paves the way for a personalized weight loss menu

Nutritionist giving dietary advice

Nutrition From SWNS July 23, 2023 | 4:16 pm The discovery of hundreds of genes that directly influence what we choose to eat paves the way for personalized healthy diet plans, scientists say. They believe new insights into the genetic basis of food preferences could help improve nutrition on an individual basis. In one of … Read more