Weight loss injection now available in Australia

An expensive weight loss injection is now available in Australia, but you'll need a prescription from your doctor before pharmacies can get it for you. Users have reported an average loss of eight kilos. Doctor Andrew Rochford reports.

Volunteer for long-term weight loss trials: Associate Professor Amanda Salis at the University of Sydney is seeking participants from the Sydney metropolitan area for clinical trials of the long-term (1- to 3-year) effectiveness of various weight loss strategies. For more information, contact her team on tempo.diet@sydney.edu.au or click here to register your interest. To find other clinical weight loss trials around Australia, click here.