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Can You Spot a Bogus Weight-Loss Ad Claim?

Here’s a reality check.

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Can You Spot a Bogus Weight-Loss Ad Claim?

The FTC has put together a “Gut Check” quiz to help media companies spot scammy weight loss ads. But we at TINA.org think it’s important to share with consumers as well in case their favorite media outlets don’t vet the ads. Which of these claims made by a variety of over-the-counter weight loss products such as pills, supplements, patches, creams and wraps are possible?

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