Author: healthevolved

Wegovy and Preserving Muscle Mass

Discover how to use Wegovy for effective weight loss while preserving muscle mass. Learn essential strategies for long-term health, including the importance of muscle maintenance and optimal protein intake. Get practical tips and expert insights to support your weight loss journey and improve your overall well-being.

Long-Term Results of Wegovy: ​​Latest Findings from the SELECT Trial!

A recent study published in May 2024 unveiled a long-term outcome of Semaglutide, known as Wegovy or Ozempic. This builds on the SELECT trial, which showed Wegovy could reduce major cardiovascular events by 20% in individuals with obesity and no diabetes. Conducted by Ryan et al., the study followed participants for 208 weeks, or about four years.

Orforglipron: The New Oral GLP-1 Agonist

Meet Orforglipron, the new oral GLP-1 agonist that could revolutionize weight loss. Unlike other treatments that require careful timing, Orforglipron can be taken anytime, making it a more convenient option. Discover how it compares to popular treatments like Wegovy, exploring its effectiveness, ease of use, and potential benefits.

Bimagrumab: Lose Fat AND Gain Muscle?

Discover the groundbreaking potential of Bimagrumab, a new drug that may help you lose fat and gain muscle simultaneously. I explain the science behind Bimagrumab, its effects on obesity and muscle growth, and the promising results from recent studies. Learn about the benefits, side effects, and future implications of this innovative treatment.

Wegovy: Weight Loss Benefits vs. Kidney Health Risks

Does Wegovy, also known as semaglutide or Ozempic, help or harm your kidneys? According to some “google doctors” in my comment sections, the answer is a resounding YES! But, hold on—it’s not that simple. On the flip side, exciting new research suggests Wegovy could actually protect your kidneys!

Weight Loss with Diabetes: The Challenges and Solutions

Why is losing weight so challenging for people with type 2 diabetes? Despite fancy new medications like Zepbound, managing weight remains a tough battle for those with this condition. Interestingly, shedding pounds can actually help manage diabetes, but the disease itself makes weight loss harder.

Wegovy + Increased Insulin = Weight Loss??

Did you know that weight loss medications like Wegovy and Zepbound can cause insulin to increase?!?! But wait – isn’t insulin the ‘fat storage hormone’? How can these medications lead to weight loss if they’re boosting insulin? Let’s explore this intriguing question together.

What to Expect With GLP-1 Medications

Are you considering starting weight loss medication? Or maybe you’re looking to switch things up? Are you curious about medications like Wegovy (Ozempic), Zepbound (Mounjaro), Saxenda (Victoza), Contrave (Naltrexone/Bupropion) and Xenical (Orlistat)? Let’s look into the world of weight loss medications, what to expect, and how they can aid in your weight loss journey.

Wegovy Woes: Overcoming Weight Loss Stalls

Are you finding that your weight loss has slowed down lately? If you’ve hit a roadblock and the numbers on the scale aren’t budging, don’t worry – I got you. I’m exploring the common issue of weight loss plateaus while on these medications, providing valuable insights and actionable strategies to overcome them.

The Toxic Obsession with Attaining a Healthy BMI

We’re exploring the reality behind BMI and why it’s not the ultimate measure of health. We’ll uncover why fixating on this number might be preventing you from actually being healthy.

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Calculate your daily calorie and protein targets to help you achieve your weight goals.