Where do I stand on Ozempic, Wegovy, Mounjaro & other GLP1s? Not with #weightwatchers!

Image credit: https://the-dots.com/projects/the-i-m-tired-project-185468 Yes, blaming individuals for living in larger bodies–the way Weight Watchers* and frankly most health care providers have done—may thankfully be changing. It’s a long overdue shift. The weight-centric healthcare model — in other words, ‘if you’re

Before prescribing Ozempic/Mounjaro/Wegovy

A note to physicians. So your patients want to start Ozempic/Mounjaro/Wegovy? Please, please, please consider the following: Screening for an eating disorder Use SCOFF, designed for primary care providers: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1070794/ It takes 2 minutes It’s highly sensitive and specific Referring

Covid 19, nutrition and you

Welcome to this Covid 19 column addressing what you (and your patients) can do to take control of your health during these crazy times. I’ve included relevant news briefs as well as findings from our telehealth practice (and from more