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“Ozempic Face” Side Effect

January 27, 2023 Ozempic is a medication that’s designed to help manage insulin levels in people with type 2 diabetes. However, it’s recently gotten attention after some people spoke out on social media about using the drug for weight loss. Ozempic, which is a brand name for semaglutide, is currently on the Food and Drug Administration’s list of…
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HMR Acquired by Sanford Health, To Re-launch

Jan. 9, 2023 HMR (Health Management Resources), the weight loss program offered for the past 40 years in hospitals, clinics, and MD offices, was recently sold to Sanford Health, which runs the Profile by Sanford weight loss program. HMR has offered both medical and non-medical programs to consumers. In 2023, HMR programs and services will…
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Jenny Craig Adds Line of Fresh Meals

Jan. 5, 2023 Jenny Craig is expanding its menu of nearly 100 food options with the launch of Jenny Fresh, a line of entrees that are prepared fresh and delivered directly to customers' doors. Jenny Fresh will be sold separately from Jenny Craig's weight loss and healthy meal plans, but can be integrated seamlessly into…
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Jenny Craig Appoints New CEO

Dec. 14, 2022 Weight loss and company Jenny Craig Inc. has promoted its president and chief operating officer Mandy Dowson to chief executive officer. Jenny Craig's former CEO David Pastrana, who led the brand for three years, will remain with the company through the end of the year and transition into a role on the…
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New Weight Loss Statistics, New Reports

Dec. 5, 2022 Some new statistics related to the weight loss market have come out, from two sources. The first is related to bariatric surgeries. The ASMBS (American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery) has released an estimate of the number of surgeries for the total U.S. in 2020. There were 198,651 procedures performed, which…
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Medifast Reports Q3 Results

Nov. 4, 2022 According to management: "We've seen faster than anticipated improvement in customer retention rates back to quarterly historical norms, as we focus on delivering a high quality experience for all customers," said Dan Chard, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. "At the same time, the world is in a period of economic disruption right now,…
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Weight Watchers Reports Q3 Results

Nov. 4, 2022 WW reported its results for the 3rd quarter of 2022. Management said that: “We are encouraged by early indicators that our data-informed approach to product development – focused on our core pillars of community, accountability, and coaching – is starting to yield positive results,” said Sima Sistani, the Company’s CEO. “With nearly 60…
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New Bills To Ban Diet Pill Sales to Minors

Sept. 19, 2022 Lawmakers are seeking to limit the sale of diet pills and weight loss supplements to children with the introduction of new bills in California and New York. The bills in California and New York would prohibit retailers from selling dietary supplements for weight loss and over-the-counter diet pills to anyone under the…
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