Allina Health expert answers questions about weight loss drugs

[WCCO Radio, November 19, 2023] The FDA approved another diabetes drug for use in weight-loss management care. With drugs like Zepbound, Wegovy and Ozempic now approved as tools for weight loss, many people have questions like:

  • How do you qualify for the drug?
  • How much weight can you lose with the drug?
  • What are the side effects of the drug?

Andrea Brody, PA-C, a physician’s assistant who specializes in bariatric medicine, joined WCCO radio to chat with Susie Jones. She answered all the questions above and provided additional answers to listeners who called into the show. Listen to the 35-minute interview below.

Learn more about Allina Health weight management programs here.

Posted on November 19, 2023 in Bariatrics/Weight Management

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