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FTC Crackdown on Firms for Bogus Acai Weight Loss Claims

FTC Crackdown on Firms for Bogus Acai Weight Loss Claims

The Federal Trade Commission has filed ten lawsuits against firms who hire third parties who create fake news sites promoting the weight loss effects of Acai supplements. This is a follow up on the...

Acai Pure

Acai Pure

Acai Pure is a dietary supplement that claims to increase energy, provide digestive tract purification, improve mental capacity, and provide gas relief. In other words, it detoxifies and purifies the body. Manufacturers promise that...

Acompliex

Acompliex

Acompliex is purported to be a pharmaceutical grade non-prescription diet pill that tricks the brain into thinking it is full. It promises to decrease appetite up to thirty-eight percent. Manufactured by Lazarus Lab, it...

Desert Burn

Desert Burn

Desert Burn, is claimed to be the strongest Hoodia Gordonii supplement in the world.  Hoodia Gordonii is a plant found in South Africa.  Legend has it that the San Bushmen of the Kahari Desert...

Dietrine

Dietrine

Dietrine Diet Supplements are marketed as a carbohydrate blocker that curbs the absorption of calories by the body. The digestive enzyme called Alpha Amylase is neutralized so that the carbohydrates are not converted into...

Green Tea Extract

Green Tea Extract

Green Tea Extract is an herbal derivative from Green Tea leaves. People have been drinking green tea for centuries, believing in its powerful healing properties and its ability to ward off cancers and other...

Hoodia H 57

Hoodia H 57

Hoodia 57 is a part of the Hoodia Gordonii product line.  The makers of Hoodia 57 claim that this diet supplement helps consumers lose weight quickly, feel full faster, stay full longer, suppress appetite,...

Hydroxycut

Hydroxycut

Originally, the weight loss supplement, Hydroxycut contained ephedra, and was thus pulled from the shelves by the Food and Drug Administration (since ephedra has been banned). Since then, this supplement has been reformulated twice....

Proactol

Proactol

Proactol diet supplements claim to be the most popular fat binder on the market. They are said to bind up to twenty-eight percent of dietary fat. This number is based on clinical studies, but...

Hoodia not for Weight Loss

Hoodia not for Weight Loss

Unilever a London based consumer goods company has released the results of a clinical trial that was used when they were testing Hoodia for a potential weight loss supplement. Unilever which was trying to...