New Formulation Alert!!!
Semaglutide now available in a pill. Weight-loss is a lifestyle.  Your journey is a marathon not a sprint!
BONUS:  All clients who schedule a consultation for weight-loss will receive a complimentary nutritional consultation with a registered dietitian. 
The many benefits of Semaglutide: 

Semaglutide is a medication that belongs to a class of drugs called glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists. It is primarily used to treat type 2 diabetes, and it works by increasing the release of insulin and reducing the amount of glucose produced by the liver. Here are some of the potential benefits of semaglutide:

  1. Blood Sugar Control: Semaglutide helps lower blood sugar levels by increasing insulin release and reducing glucagon secretion, which helps regulate blood glucose levels.

  2. Weight Loss:

    The exact mechanisms behind the weight loss effects of semaglutide are not fully understood, but several factors may contribute:

  3. Appetite Suppression: GLP-1 receptor agonists, including semaglutide, can suppress appetite, leading to reduced food intake. This may contribute to weight loss in individuals using the medication.

    1. Delayed Gastric Emptying: Semaglutide may slow down the emptying of the stomach, leading to a feeling of fullness and reducing the desire to eat.

    2. Increased Energy Expenditure: Some studies suggest that GLP-1 receptor agonists may increase energy expenditure, contributing to weight loss.

  4. Cardiovascular Benefits: Some studies suggest that GLP-1 receptor agonists, including semaglutide, may have cardiovascular benefits. These medications have been associated with a reduced risk of major adverse cardiovascular events.

  5. Reduced Risk of Hypoglycemia: Semaglutide is less likely to cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), particularly those that can stimulate excessive insulin release.

  6. Improved Beta-cell Function: GLP-1 receptor agonists like semaglutide may have a protective effect on pancreatic beta cells, which are responsible for insulin production. This may help preserve beta-cell function over time.