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Understanding Weight Loss

What is Obesity?

Obesity causes

Obesity treatment

Weight loss surgery

The best foods
for weight loss

Weight loss medications

The latest weight loss, diet and healthy eating news

How do I take Ozempic? 

How do I take Ozempic? 

Discover the key steps for safely administering Ozempic (semaglutide), the groundbreaking medication for type 2 diabetes and obesity. Learn on ways to optimally use with expert injection guidance.

Everything you need to know about

weight loss surgery

Gastric banding, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass explained

From the expected weight loss outcomes, to how long you’ll be in hospital, discover how different bariatric surgeries work

Weight loss surgery explained

Expert advice on how weight loss surgery works, and whether it might be right for you

Effects of weight loss surgery in adolescents

Researchers investigate the effects after weight loss surgery on obese adolescents 3 years after surgery, these are the results.

Meet our contributing experts

Dr Gary Deed

Dr Gary Deed

Chair of the RACGP Specific Interests Diabetes

Dr Norman Swan

Dr Norman Swan

Physician, journalist and broadcaster

Dr Georgia Rigas

Dr Georgia Rigas

Obesity Doctor, MBBS, FRACGP, MRCGP

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