OAC in the News

2023 News Articles Featuring the OAC

As weight loss drugs soar in popularity, many who could benefit can’t get them
February 2, 2023

Nearly Half of US Adults Would Take Weight Loss Drugs—But These Obstacles Get in the Way
August 16, 2023

More Than Weight Loss: How Mounjaro Is Helping Patty Nece Regain Her Mobility
August 28, 2023

How Ozempic, GLP-1 Drugs Can Affect You at Every Age from Teens to Seniors
August 31, 2023

Bullying, Stigma, and Diabetes at School
September 11, 2023

Novo Nordisk’s Thick Skin doc explores obesity in America
September 18, 2023

The Promise of Shame-Free Medical Care
September 27, 2023

New Paper Urges CMS to Reconsider Anti-Obesity Medications as Treatment for Chronic Disease
September 27, 2023

MIL-OSI Economics: GlobalData report highlights staggering economic costs for Texas of $39.8 billion due to obesity
October 18, 2023

How to Support Your Partner’s Weight Loss Goals
October 24, 2023

Obesity, mental health focus of Xavier roundtable with Rep. Troy Carter
October 31, 2023

The Impact of GLP-1 Weight Loss Drugs on Patients, Healthcare Business
November 2, 2023

How to Talk About Obesity and Obesity-Related Insurance Coverage at Work
December 4, 2023

Confronting Weight Bias
December 5, 2023

Obesity Advocates Challenge FDA Over Drug Approval Process Disparities
December 5, 2023

Advocates call for more diverse clinical trials
December 6, 2023

Help Us Increase Access to Obesity Treatment
December 8, 2023

New Report Highlights Weight Stigma in Media and Calls for Change
December 12, 2023