Rhythm Pharmaceuticals announces authorization of IMCIVREE for treatment of obesity in the EU

It’s time for some good news my friends, Rhythm Pharmaceuticals, Inc. who we’ve spoken about a few times have announced that the European Commission has granted marketing authorization to IMCIVREE in the European Union for the treatment of obesity and … Continue reading Rhythm Pharmaceuticals announces authorization of IMCIVREE for treatment of obesity in the EU

New research suggest many of us could be carrying 17kg of fat due to a disruptive mutation in the MC4r gene

Today we’re going back to basics and talking about the gene that inspired this blog — MC4r. Im always sceptical when I read a headline that says “new research has found…” mostly because in my experience their conclusions are not … Continue reading New research suggest many of us could be carrying 17kg of fat due to a disruptive mutation in the MC4r gene

Health Officials considering financial incentives for exercise to drive down obesity in the UK

I normally have a plan for what I’m going to talk about before I begin to write. Then, something happens and it completely derails the plan leading to this… Watching the news this morning, they brought up another topic that … Continue reading Health Officials considering financial incentives for exercise to drive down obesity in the UK