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The New Obesity Drugs: an Rx for Weight Loss?

Drugs that assist with weight loss are designed to target parts of the brain involved with appetite and satiety, and interfere with hunger signals. People who need to lose a significant amount of weight - and there are a lot of them - finally have more medical options.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Any drug that reduces hunger will work for weight loss.  It is the side effects of those drugs that limit their use for a lifetime.  That’s why you have to find a diet that also generates satiety.  To date, anti-inflammatory diets appear to be the best choice.


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