Beware Weight-loss Pitches With Slim Chance Of Working

(The companies are paying $26.5 million of the settlement because its unable to pay the rest, according to the agency.) The FTCs complaint also charged the companys chief executive Adam Goldenberg and Sensas creator, part owner and long-time pitchman Dr. Alan Hirsch with deceptive advertising for making unsubstantiated http://finance.yahoo.com/news/garcinia-cambogia-extract-investigation-now-190000760.html claims about Sensa. And what about all those testimonials from average people touting Sensa? Turns out, they were mostly compensated for their endorsements at $1,000 to $5,000 a pop plus free trips to Los Angeles. Under the FTC agreements, the company can no longer pay for endorsements without disclosure. The FTC also leveled charges against LOccitane for its Almond Beautiful Shape and Almond Shaping Delight slimming skin creams, HCG Diet Direct for its liquid drops that include an unproven human hormone and LeanSpa, a Connecticut-based company that allegedly deceptively promoted acai berries and colon-cleanse supplements on fake websites.
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My weight loss story: Beating addiction to flour and sugar

Cindy Erwin has lost 68 pounds.

That is how I feel about my life since I lost 68 pounds, and I know I will never be fat again. Four years ago a friend told me she was attending Overeaters Anonymous H.O.W. (honesty, open-mindedness, willingness) meetings, a 12-step program. I knew right away that I wanted to go, too. At the meetings, I heard stories of other people in various stages of weight loss.
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The Biggest Weight-loss News Of 2013

1. More Sleep Decreases Junk-Food Cravings We’ve been learning more and more about just how important sleep is for our waistlines; this year, researchers showed that lack of sleep can actually change how we respond to junk food. When sleep-deprived participants were shown photos of fatty foods like pizza and doughnuts, the reward centers in their brains lit up much more than those who had gotten enough sleep – proving that when you’re sleep deprived, you’re more likely to make less-than-optimal diet choices than when you’re well rested. 2.
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Holy Grail of Weight Loss garcinia cambogia reviews Garcinia Cambogia Is a Zero Effort Weight Reduction Formula

Bowden told me in an exclusive interview Dec. 19. When you look at the data, its very clear: Most of what weve been told about saturated fat and cholesterol is simply not so. According to Dr. Bowden, there’s no scientific evidence supporting the widespread belief that eating fat makes you fat or fuels degenerative diseases. What fuels these illnesses is inflammation, which is caused by a high-carb diet, especially one high in sugar, said Bowden, author of The Great Cholesterol Myth .
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Modest Weight Loss in Women Benefits Heart

“Our findings suggest that any amount of weight loss may reduce non-HDL levels,” they wrote. There were limitations to the study, including the lack of evaluation of lipoprotein particle size “known to be associated with cardiovascular risk and responsive to dietary intervention,” the authors said. The authors also did not conduct hemodynamic measures such as blood pressure during the 3-minute step test, nor did they collect specific information regarding diet and physical activity. Finally, the results of this study might not be representative of weight loss on cardiometabolic risk factors in people under the care of a doctor, and who might be taking medication.
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Weight-loss expert champions low-carb diets: ‘Saturated fat is healthy’

People have been trying to get hold of a product that could help them lose weight without diet or exercise. This is exactly what Garcinia Cambogia is. It is known to be a http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/garcinia-cambogia-extract—crucial-data-released-231403591.html revolutionary discovery in the area of weight loss science. Garcinia Camboigia is a small fruit that hails from Asian countries like India and is clinically proven to ensure faster fat burning and quick weight loss even without any change in diet or exercise routine says a SlimmersExpert.co.uk spokesperson. It is not surprising that it has been dubbed as the holy grail of weight loss by a popular weight loss doctor. Garcinia cambogia contains HCA that helps in suppressing appetite and reducing fat production in the body. Clinical trials reveal that HCA can help inhibit an enzyme that converts carbohydrates into fat in the body.
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