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Consumers Bilked by Fitness Pitch Half-Truths

Updated:  20 July 2017 Do you recall infomercials and advertisements where exercise gadgets and weight loss supplements, etc., promised great weight loss or muscle building results? Remember the abs flex, thigh buster and trampoline equipment and plethora of herbal supplement and dietary programs that guaranteed fat would melt away like butter.   Or the latest DVD or fitness class promoting High Intensity Interval Training [HIIT], or dance, boot camp, spinning class, or circuit-like exercise promised to be your ticket to Atlas or body beautiful status. If your familiar with these things, you’ve also noticed a celebrity, athlete or other recognized talent, or regular (more…)