GLP-1 drugs reduce cancer risks for diabetes patients

Finimize July 5, 2024, 05:00 PM UTC

Summary: A study reveals that diabetes patients on GLP-1 drugs, like Ozempic, have lower risks of 10 obesity-related cancers. GLP-1 therapies, including Ozempic and Mounjaro, have shown significant benefits for blood sugar control and weight loss. The study, analyzing 1.6 million patients, was published on July 5, 2024, in JAMA Network Open. Novo Nordisk and Eli Lilly are experiencing increased profits due to the popularity of these treatments.

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    Semaglutide may pose risk of vision loss: Study urges caution (Business Standard)
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    Ozempic improves heart and kidney health for diabetes patients (Sydney Morning Herald)
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    Semaglutide (Ozempic) may reduce dementia risk and nicotine cravings (Neuroscience News)
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    Ozempic linked to lower dementia risk, nicotine use - study (The Straits Times)
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    Ozempic linked to lower dementia risk, nicotine use in study (The Globe and Mail)
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    Antidiabetic drugs linked to lower dementia risk in T2DM (News-Medical.Net)
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  7. [4.0]
    Ozempic linked to lower dementia rate in Oxford study (BNN Bloomberg)
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  8. [3.5]
    Ozempic and similar drugs may lower cancer risks (Forbes Australia)
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  9. [3.3]
    GLP-1 agonists lower dementia risk for diabetes patients (PsyPost)
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    Weight-loss jabs lower cancer risk compared to insulin - study (The Conversation)
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  11. [4.7]
    GLP-1 agonists reduce cancer risk in type 2 diabetes (Inside Precision Medicine)
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    GLP-1s reduce cancer risk in type 2 diabetes patients (PMLiVE)
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    GLP-1 drugs linked to lower cancer risks in diabetes patients (Ars Technica)
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    Semaglutide linked to rare eye disease causing vision loss (ScienceAlert)
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    Semaglutide linked to higher risk of NAION in study (The Express Tribune)
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    Semaglutide (Ozempic) linked to increased risk of blindness (Insight)
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    GLP-1 agonists like Ozempic lower cancer risks in study (ScienceAlert)
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  18. [5.3]
    GLP-1 meds like Ozempic, Wegovy may lower cancer risk (CTV News)
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  19. [4.4]
    GLP-1 diabetes drugs reduce cancer risk, study finds (The Manila Times)
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  20. [5.0]
    GLP-1 medications may lower risk of certain cancers (CNN)
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  21. [2.2]
    GLP-1s lower risk of 10 obesity-related cancers in diabetes (Medpage Today)
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  22. [5.2]
    GLP-1 drugs like Ozempic may reduce cancer risk (Quartz)
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  23. [5.1]
    GLP-1 treatments reduce cancer risk in diabetes patients (GMA News Online)
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  24. [1.3]
    Weight loss drugs linked to rare eye condition risk (India TV News)
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  25. [2.9]
    Weight-loss drugs may increase risk of rare blindness (Firstpost)
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  26. [3.2]
    Novo Nordisk weight loss drugs linked to rare eye condition (CNBC)
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  27. [3.3]
    Ozempic linked to rare blindness cases in study (Business Insider)
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    Wegovy, Ozempic linked to sight-threatening eye disorder in study (GMA News Online)
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  29. [3.4]
    Weight loss and diabetes drugs linked to rare blindness risk (CNN)
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    Weight-loss jabs linked to potential blindness risk in study (The Guardian)
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