https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/sapna/9-crazy-weight-loss-scams-americans-fell-for-this-year

Dec 30, 2014 ... The Federal Trade Commission is preparing for the annual spike in weight-loss product fraud that tends to occur this time of year, as consumers ...

https://www.fda.gov/drugs/resourcesforyou/consumers/buyingusingmedicinesafely/medicationhealthfraud/ucm234592.htm

FDA has identified an emerging trend where over-the-counter products, frequently represented as dietary supplements, contain hidden active ingredients that ...

https://www.fda.gov/drugs/medication-health-fraud/tainted-weight-loss-products

These deceptive products can harm you! Hidden ingredients are increasingly becoming a problem in products promoted for weight loss. Remember, FDA cannot ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/business/us-charges-4-companies-with-deception-in-weight-loss-products.html

Jan 7, 2014 ... The Federal Trade Commission said the companies made “unfounded promises” that consumers could lose weight using their products.

https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2019/weight-loss.html

Dec 31, 2018 ... Weight loss scams are the top health care–related complaints reported to the FTC. Here's how to tell credible products from fraudulent ones.

https://www.womansday.com/health-fitness/g3103/craziest-weight-loss-scams/

Jul 11, 2017 ... 5 of the Craziest Weight Loss Scams in American History ... the production and sale of fraudulent weight loss and diet products, many of which, ...

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/taxonomy/term/878

Spot and avoid scams and unfair, deceptive, and fraudulent business practices with tips from the ... An email from a friend urges you to try new weight-loss pills.

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0061-weighing-claims-diet-ads

Some weight loss ads promise more than they can deliver. ... Report fraudulent weight loss product claims to the FTC. You also can contact your state Attorney ...

https://www.redbookmag.com/body/health-fitness/g3221/worst-weight-loss-products/

Feb 23, 2016 ... And just last year, the Federal Trade Commission stopped a company from making fraudulent claims about these weight loss products and ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/weight-loss-scams_b_4590533

Jan 29, 2014 ... 4 Top Weight Loss Scams of the Year (So Far) ... weight loss companies with fraud, companies with products we've all heard about from friends ...