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More Hoodia Scams: No Active Ingredient?

Still thinking of giving Hoodia a try to suppress your appetite and lose weight?

The hoodia scam continues – more products have been on the receiving end of legal action as a result of containing no active ingredient.

Read More How We Review Products And Why Our Recommendations Are Different From Most Other “Review” Sites

When we started doing business online in 1999, you could count on one hand the number of web sites reviewing body building and weight loss supplements. Now, there are hundreds (possibly even thousands) of them, all claiming to have sorted through the masses of available products, in an effort to deliver you a listing of the absolute best offerings, according to a certain set of criteria. As a consumer, you’re understandably...

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How To Avoid Getting Scammed / Ripped Off Buying Supplements Online

Rarely a day goes by that a visitor to either this site or does not have a horror story to relate about some supplement retailer or another. These range from recurring billing scams, to poor or non-existent customer service delivered by unfriendly or downright rude sales reps, to the failure to honor a guarantee or even ship the product in the first place. Having heard every “story in the book”,...

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How Much Weight Can I Lose With Green Tea?

If you’re reading this, it’s probably because you’ve read—or heard—how great green tea is for weight loss, and you’re wondering… “Just how much weight can I really lose with green tea?” This is a very good question to be asking. You see, supplement retailers—the folks so eager to sell you the green tea diet pills that will “melt the fat” from your body—are more than happy to cite...

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The hCG Weight Loss Program: Common Facts And Fictions

Also known as the “Simeons Protocol”, the hCG Weight Loss Program was originally developed in 1954 by Dr. Albert T. Simeons, a British-physician. He believed that injections of hCG (or human chorionic gonadotropin—a hormone produced during pregnancy) would allow dieters to easily manage an extremely low calorie diet (we’re talking a mere 500 calories per day). He made other claims too; that hCG could suppress...

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Review: hCG Diet Drops For Weight Loss

Before discussing the validity of hCG diet drops for weight loss, let’s start with a bit of background information… Although almost 50 years old, the hCG diet protocol triumphed by Dr. Simeons has experienced a resurgence in popularity of late, possibly due to the success of such books as “The Weight Loss Cure They Don’t Want You To Know About” by Kevin Trudeau. Prominent media coverage of the diet...

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