14 May 2024

Ozempic: could weight loss jab be a ‘game changer’ for heart disease?

Injections of a type 2 diabetes drug could be a ‘game changer’ for cardiovascular patients by cutting the risk of heart attacks or strokes.

A study led by researchers at University College London found that participants who took the drug had a 20% lower risk of cardiovascular disease, regardless of how much weight they lost.