How Ozempic and Wegovy add to our understanding of obesity as a chronic health condition

How Ozempic and Wegovy add to our understanding of obesity as a chronic health condition

Nearly a decade has passed since the American Medical Association first classified obesity as a chronic disease, one that can require medical interventions beyond diet and exercise. Now, as the blockbuster medications Wegovy and Ozempic rise in popularity, they are bringing more attention and adding complexity to cultural and medical conversations about weight and weight…

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Studies find that microbiome changes may be a signature for ME/CFS

Studies find that microbiome changes may be a signature for ME/CFS

News Release Wednesday, February 8, 2023 NIH-funded studies link altered gut microbes to debilitating chronic disease. Researchers have found differences in the gut microbiomes of people with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) compared to healthy controls. Findings from two studies, published in Cell Host & Microbe and funded by the National Institutes of Health…

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