The Daily
The Daily
6 days ago
The Ozempic Era of Weight Loss
Play • 38 min

Drugs like Ozempic are revolutionizing the treatment of obesity. The medications, originally used to treat diabetes, keep gaining attention as celebrities and other influencers describe taking them to lose weight quickly.

Dani Blum, a reporter for The Times, tells the story behind the drugs and describes some of the ramifications of using them.

Guest: Dani Blum, a reporter for Well at The New York Times.

Background reading: 

For more information on today’s episode, visit Transcripts of each episode will be made available by the next workday.

More episodes
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu