Obesity Care Organizations Issue Joint Statement: Do Not Use Compounded Alternatives to GLP-1 Medications
in OAC Blog, OAC Newsroom on January 9, 2024

  The Obesity Society, Obesity Action Coalition and Obesity Medicine Association have issued a joint statement recommending that patients do not use available compounded alternatives to GLP-1 medications. Even though medications like Wegovy (semaglutide) and Zepbound (tirzepatide) demonstrate remarkable effectiveness, frustration exists on accessing such Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved treatments due to medication shortages,
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Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) Introduces Your Weight Matters Regional – A Free Weight & Health Event Coming to a City Near You!
in Education, Events, OAC Blog, OAC Newsroom on

  The Obesity Action Coalition is thrilled to introduce a BRAND-NEW event series – Your Weight Matters Regional, a FREE weight and health event coming to cities across the United States!  At Your Weight Matters Regional, you will explore a wide range of topics, including:  Weight management strategies Nutrition Mental health And much more! Our
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