Tiktoker claims this supplement is ‘Nature’s Ozempic’, but is it safe? The experts explain

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Berberine, Natures Ozempic? The experts explainSongsak rohprasit – Getty Images “Hearst Magazines and Yahoo may earn commission or revenue on certain articles through these links.” TikTok has become a hotbed of questionable medical advice, so it’s understandable to have a healthy dose of skepticism when something new starts making the rounds. The latest: a large … Read more

Oklahoma City experts see huge demand for mental health services

Oklahoma City experts see huge demand for mental health services

Oklahoma City experts see huge demand for mental health services Industry leaders held a town hall meeting where they spoke about mental health care Updated: 10:22 PM CDT June 5, 2023 It’s an important time for mental health across the country, and in Oklahoma City, experts said they’re seeing tremendous demand for the services. Industry … Read more

Berberine: Experts warn “Nature’s Ozempic” isn’t worth its weight

Berberine: Experts warn "Nature's Ozempic" isn't worth its weight

weight loss drugs are prime candidates for popular fads, but few have been as disruptive to the healthcare system as the obsession with Ozempic, a drug for type II diabetes. Due to a nationwide shortage of the active chemical in Ozempic, or semaglutide, some are now turning to the natural supplement berberine and semaglutide compounds … Read more

Experts hope for progress in health care, disability ministry and Hispanic Catholics at June meeting of US bishops

Experts hope for progress in health care, disability ministry and Hispanic Catholics at June meeting of US bishops

(OSV News) Ahead of the June meeting of US bishops, pastoral experts told OSV News they look forward to making progress on issues impacting health care, Hispanic Catholics and people with disabilities . The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will hold its spring plenary assembly in Orlando, Florida, June 14-16. As chairman of … Read more

Experts on overcoming depression without medication

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Depression is a serious mental health disorder that requires proper diagnosis and treatment by a professional psychiatrist or psychologist. However, according to experts, not all depressed patients need antidepressants for recovery, and there are various natural solutions that can prove extremely effective in managing depression. Shedding light on the same, Dr. Daniel G Amen, a … Read more

Kansas City experts fight to end the stigma around substance use recovery

Kansas City experts fight to end the stigma around substance use recovery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Kansas City resident Keith Gale can still remember his mother’s tears as she pleaded with him to begin substance use recovery in 2010. He began drinking heavily in 2008 while, like so many others with substance use disorder, dealt with trauma. It kind of became comfortable not being sober because I didn’t … Read more