Posted 28 June 2017
Readers will be aware of the number of ASA rulings against USN and Biogen products making claims of being able to “boost testosterone”. Readers will also be aware of USN laying a charge of defamation against Dr Harris Steinman, who pointed out, among other, the falseness of these claims.
In this article titled “Sports nutrition growth spoiled by ‘wrong and immoral’ marketing” published in NutraIngredients.com, the following points are made:
He pointed to companies marketing “fat burners and testosterone boosters” as particularly problematic, saying that the claims of purported health benefits were based on thin evidence. “Some of the advertising by some of these companies is wrong and immoral,” he added.