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NAD advises Synaptol to change advertising

Published on March 25th, 2013 by TINA

The , the investigative unit of the advertising industry’s system of self-regulation, is advising Hello Life, LLC, to halt advertising Synaptol as a treatment for ADD and ADHD: The National Advertising Division has recommended that Hello ... Read More


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Slimdia Diet Supplements Recalled

Published on February 28th, 2013 by TINA

P&J Trading is conducting a voluntary recall of Slimdia Revolution, a line of diet supplements. The supplements contain an ingredient called Sibutramine, which is an FDA-approved appetite suppressant to treat obesity, which is only supposed to ... Read More


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Emu Product Claims Questioned by FDA

Published on February 4th, 2013 by TINA

Emu Products and Management, Inc. claimed on its website that its products could treat health problems including acne, arthritis, and high cholesterol. According to a warning letter from the FDA, these claims extend beyond what is ... Read More


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College Degree in 30 Days?

Published on August 21st, 2012 by TINA

Sorry, you can’t buy a diploma. You have to earn one. For more information, see diploma mills. From: “Chase Walker” Date: August 20, 2012 10:45:34 PM EDT To: Subject: You don’t have to spend 40k on a ... Read More


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Checking Out the “Check Into This” E-mail

Published on May 15th, 2012 by TINA

This e-mail links to a fake news site promoting a work-at-home scheme. From: —-@comcast.net Subject: Check this out Date: May 10, 2012 To: —-@gmail.com   this is intense you should check this out http://www.tenews15.net/biz/?read=6104247... Read More


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Cash Creation: Who Gets the Dough?

Published on May 10th, 2012 by TINA

The site linked in this e-mail is selling a “cash creation” system that involves taking online surveys. Beware of any job that “requires no prior experience, education, or special skills.” For more information, see work-at-home scams or employment scams. ... Read More


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Can You Win the African Lottery?

Published on May 8th, 2012 by TINA

Playing foreign lotteries is illegal. Do not reply to an e-mail like this or provide any information to the sender. For more information, check out TINA.org’s article on sweepstakes and prize scams. From: “Office Service” Sent: ... Read More


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