Ozempic is taking China by storm. Drug makers are scrambling to ramp up supplies | CNN business

Ozempic is taking China by storm.  Drug makers are scrambling to ramp up supplies |  CNN business

Hong Kong Cnn Ozempic, originally a drug to treat diabetes, is in high demand around the world with celebrities and social media users touting it as a weight loss wonder drug, despite some concerns from medical experts. Now the frenzy is sweeping China, where being skinny is a prevalent beauty standard, leading to shortages in … Read more

Merck sues law that allows Medicare to negotiate with drug makers

Merck sues law that allows Medicare to negotiate with drug makers

Pharmaceutical company Merck sued the government Tuesday over a federal law that allows Medicare to negotiate prices directly with drug makers for the first time. The Merck lawsuit, filed in federal court in Washington, is the drug industry’s most significant move yet to thwart a major health care policy change, which takes effect in 2026. … Read more

Weight Loss Drugs Like Ozempic May Help Curb Addictive Behaviors, But Drug Makers Aren’t Running Trials To Find Out Cnn

Weight Loss Drugs Like Ozempic May Help Curb Addictive Behaviors, But Drug Makers Aren't Running Trials To Find Out  Cnn

Cnn Cheri Ferguson traded her vape pen for an Ozempic pen. One day seven weeks ago, I thought, are you doing something about your weight; leave your vape at home, Ferguson said. He hasn’t taken it back since, he says. Courtesy of Cheri Ferguson Cheri Ferguson says she noticed changes in her behavior after starting … Read more