Did the FDA just Approve the End of American Obesity?

Did the FDA just Approve the End of American Obesity?

…But with some two-thirds of Americans considered overweight or obese – and the related costs to public health and the economy skyrocketing – the FDA has been under mounting pressure to approve a new weight-loss treatment…”  - Reuters Reuters just posted an article about a new obesity drug approved by the FDA  called Bleviq. Im all … Continue reading

Why The World Needs Fitness NOW More Than Ever

This past Friday I had the pleasure of attending the Wharton Health Business Conference, hosted by the University of Pennsylvania. The conference featured panels and speakers with very powerful players in the US healthcare sector such as Dr. Robert Pearl CEO of the Permanente Medical Group, Dr. Glen Steele CEO of Geisinger Health System, and … Continue reading

The Long Road Ahead

Well I’ve been offline for a couple of months studying for the USMLE Step 1. Incidentally, the USMLE is probably one of the hardest exams you will ever have to study for. In that time, I did absolutely no exercise, my diet became worse and worse, my mind became mush…studying for 12hrs a day for … Continue reading