New GLP-1 drugs promise weight loss and health benefits

The next wave of obesity drugs is coming soon. Drug companies are racing to develop GLP-1 drugs following the blockbuster success of Novo Nordisk’s Ozempic and Wegovy and Eli Lilly’s…

LA schools ban cellphones as experts warn of social media impact

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Weight loss drug Zepbound may help treat sleep apnea, improve blood pressure

A popular obesity drug may help treat a dangerous disorder in which people struggle to breathe while they sleep, a new study finds. Tirzepatide, the medication in the weight loss drug Zepbound…

Appeals court finds ‚Obamacare‘ pillar unconstitutional in suit over HIV-prevention drug

A federal appeals court on Friday found unconstitutional a key component of the Affordable Care Act that grants a health task force the effective authority to require that insurers both…

Deadly infections in Japan renew questions about Group A strep bacteria

The summary Japan has reported a record number of cases of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, a rare and dangerous bacterial infection caused by Group A strep bacteria. The U.S. similarly…

FDA clears first menthol e-cigarette for adults

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday authorized the first menthol-flavored electronic cigarettes for adult smokers, acknowledging that vaping flavors can reduce the harms of traditional tobacco smoking. The FDA said it…

LA Sparks rookie Cameron Brink says it’s ‚hard to fathom‘ injury that ends her season and Olympic bid

Los Angeles Sparks rookie Cameron Brink shared a heartbreaking message on social media after sustaining an ACL injury that will sideline her for the rest of the WNBA season and the Paris Olympics. Brink,…

How to have a stress-free summer

From the heat to juggling to new schedules, summertime can make people feel overwhelmed. Dr. Sue Varma, a board-certified psychologist and author of “Practical Optimism: The Art, Science, and Practice…

How to stay safe in extreme summer heat

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WHO issues warning about fake weight-loss drugs

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