Ozempic Craze Spawned Inaccurate Black Market, FDA Warns

The Food and Drug Administration warns people to stay away from suspicious sources of semaglutide, the active ingredient in popular weight-loss drugs Wegovy and Ozempic. The agency has received reports of adverse effects from people using compounding drug-made semaglutide. Also, some of these pharmacies produce different forms of semaglutide that have not been tested for … Read more

Benefits of Black Pepper: Exploration of Scientific Facts

Black pepper, renowned for its distinctive flavor and aroma, is also a treasure trove of scientifically backed health benefits. In this article, we will unravel the remarkable benefits of black pepper and delve into the wealth of research surrounding its various benefits. Scientific investigations have revealed that black pepper benefits the digestive system by stimulating … Read more

The county study on Black Maternal Health provides local context for the national crisis

May 26 Through a combination of data and extensive community discussion, a recent study published by the Frederick County Department of Health identified factors influencing pregnancy and birth inequalities for Black mothers in Frederick County. The study sought to contextualize data showing a higher rate of adverse health outcomes, including preterm birth and low birth … Read more