Dishing The Science with Dr. Sue

Semaglutide: First GLP1 medication proven to provide kidney protection

May 27, 2024 Dr. Sue Pedersen
Semaglutide: First GLP1 medication proven to provide kidney protection
Dishing The Science with Dr. Sue
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Dishing The Science with Dr. Sue
Semaglutide: First GLP1 medication proven to provide kidney protection
May 27, 2024
Dr. Sue Pedersen

We know that GLP1 medications reduce protein in the urine in people with type 2 diabetes and kidney disease, but no study had ever been done to see whether GLP1 treatment could protect kidney function – until now.

Learn more: https://drsue.ca/2024/05/semaglutide-first-glp1-medication-proven-to-provide-kidney-protection/

Any medical discussion on this podcast is intended to be of a general nature only, and is intended for a Canadian audience. This podcast is not designed to give specific medical advice to patients, nor to their health care providers. If you have a medical problem you should consult your own physician for advice specific to your own situation. Postings on this podcast represent the personal opinions of Dr. Sue Pedersen. They are not representative of, nor endorsed by, Alberta Health Services. This podcast is intended for the Canadian general public as well as Canadian allied health professionals.

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We know that GLP1 medications reduce protein in the urine in people with type 2 diabetes and kidney disease, but no study had ever been done to see whether GLP1 treatment could protect kidney function – until now.

Learn more: https://drsue.ca/2024/05/semaglutide-first-glp1-medication-proven-to-provide-kidney-protection/

Any medical discussion on this podcast is intended to be of a general nature only, and is intended for a Canadian audience. This podcast is not designed to give specific medical advice to patients, nor to their health care providers. If you have a medical problem you should consult your own physician for advice specific to your own situation. Postings on this podcast represent the personal opinions of Dr. Sue Pedersen. They are not representative of, nor endorsed by, Alberta Health Services. This podcast is intended for the Canadian general public as well as Canadian allied health professionals.