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November 14, 2023

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

Image credit: 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
October 24, 2023

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: It takes 2 minutes It’s highly sensitive and specific Referring
May 18, 2020

COVID-19 and the “Quarantine 15”

Amidst the overall alarm and anguish that we are all experiencing due to the pandemic, COVID-19 has highlighted fears around food and eating. Some of us are stuck at home with bountiful pantries, distressed by the abundance of food. Others
May 7, 2020

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