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Diet Desperation (6/30/14)

Will Raspberries and Seaweed Provide a Miracle?

People around the world are desperate to lose weight. So desperate they do – and say – sometimes crazy things. 926 more words

Food And Diet

Interesting Information: Dr. Oz and Weight Loss Scams

Interesting Information:  June 25, 2014

Dr. Oz Promotes Weight-Loss Scams

I’ll bet I got 20 to 30 emails or questions about Pure Green Coffee, raspberry ketone, and Garcinia Cambogia over the past few years.   779 more words

Interesting Information

Dr. Oz Scolded At Hearing On Weight Loss Scams

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under pressure from Congress, celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz on Tuesday offered to help “drain the swamp” of unscrupulous marketers using his name to peddle so-called miracle pills and cure-alls to millions of Americans desperate to lose weight. 611 more words

National News

Dr. Oz Testified in Washington On Weight Loss Scams

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/dr-oz-defends-weight-loss-advice-at-senate-hearing-on-diet-scams/

Dr. Oz, the TV talk show host testified today in a Senate hearing on the deceptive practices of the dieting industry, specifically the diet supplement industry.  442 more words