Novo Nordisk launches weight-loss drug, Saxenda

2017-06-28T20:02:28+00:00

Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk has launched its own weight-loss drug, Saxenda -- and at upwards of $1,000 a month, it isn't going to be cheap. The drug -- an injectable called liraglutide previously used

Novo Nordisk launches weight-loss drug, Saxenda 2017-06-28T20:02:28+00:00

FDA’s decision regarding Contrave® and Saxenda®

2016-09-14T13:41:31+00:00

Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its decisions regarding two obesity treatment medications: Contrave® and Saxenda®. Contrave was approved and it appears Saxenda will be in the near future.

FDA’s decision regarding Contrave® and Saxenda® 2016-09-14T13:41:31+00:00

What is Food Addiction?

2017-06-28T20:02:28+00:00

“I’m addicted to watching football!” “I’m addicted to shopping!” These (and other) pleasure-inducing past-times are sometimes referred to as “addictions” in the sense that they bring joy and excitement to our life, and are things

What is Food Addiction? 2017-06-28T20:02:28+00:00

Explaining ABSI

2017-06-28T20:02:28+00:00

A person's body shape index is a better predictor of mortality than the traditional body mass index test, researchers have said. According to research published in the online jounal PLoS ONE, a person's ABSI is

Explaining ABSI 2017-06-28T20:02:28+00:00