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Scripps Expert Weighs In On Diet Pills In Elle Magazine Article

Four news drugs are reshaping the weight-loss scene

A person attempts to stand on a scale, part of coverage in Elle Magazine about diet pills that featured a Scripps expert.

Four news drugs are reshaping the weight-loss scene

Elle magazine recently took a look at four diet pills, the first ones to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration since the mid-1990s.

The article featured Ken Fujioka, MD, medical director of Scripps Clinic's Center for Weight Management.

Read the Elle article: Are the New Generation of Diet Drugs Safe?

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