Simillimum and Dr Francesca Swainston: still scamming consumers

Posted 10 June 2013

Dr Francesca Swainston, a homeopath, marketing the slimming product called Simillimum, continues to scam consumers. In spite of ASA rulings, adverts making unsubstantiated claims keep on popping up in a variety of media publications. Here is the results of another complaint laid with the ASA against Simillimum. Will the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa (AHPCSA) who regulate homeopaths take action against her? Will someone lay a complaint with them against her?

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ASA Simillimum breach ruling

Posted 03 June 2013

Dr Francesca Swainston is a homeopath. One would expect a doctor to have morals and ethics. Yet in this instance, unproven claims continue to flow for this product in spite of ASA rulings against the claims for the product. Can we call Dr Francesca Swainston a scam artist?

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