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Ozempic and Weight Loss Drugs: Which Should You Choose?

As patients consider drugs like Wegovy, Ozempic, Zepbound and Mounjaro to treat obesity, experts say the choices are not so simple.

Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:23
Executives Depart Cassava, Maker of Disputed Alzheimer’s Drug

The chief executive and a lead scientist stepped down weeks after a federal grand jury filed fraud charges against a research collaborator.

Fri Jul 19, 2024 00:59
Peter Buxtun, Who Exposed Tuskegee Syphilis Study, Dies at 86

A Public Health Service employee, he turned whistle-blower after learning of decades-long research involving hundreds of poor, infected Black men who were left untreated.

Thu Jul 18, 2024 19:31
A Daily Pill to Prevent S.T.I.s? It May Work, Scientists Say.

A common antibiotic, doxycycline, greatly reduced cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia when taken every day, a study found.

Thu Jul 18, 2024 17:33
Long Covid and Vaccination: What You Need to Know

A new study adds to evidence that the shots can reduce the chances of developing one of the most dreaded consequences of Covid.

Thu Jul 18, 2024 00:34
Vaccines Significantly Reduce the Risk of Long Covid, Study Finds

In the first two years of the pandemic, the rate of long Covid was starkly lower among people who were vaccinated, researchers reported.

Thu Jul 18, 2024 00:34

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