January 3, 2013

Dr. Oz's Miraculous Medical Malarkey

J. Belluz & S. Hoffman, Slate


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As people were getting ready for the holiday season and its accompanying waist expansion late last year, Dr. Mehmet Oz let viewers of his TV show in on a timely little secret. “Everybody wants to know what’s the newest, fastest fat buster,” said the board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon and one of People magazine’s sexiest men alive. “How can I burn fat without spending every waking moment exercising and dieting?”

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TAGGED: Dietary Supplements, Alternative Medicine, Weight Loss, Pseudoscience, Dr. Oz

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