New Year's resolutions! 33% of us choose to lose weightand 1 in 3 people have used potentially dangerous slimming pillsso in this week's video I've teamed up with the MHRAwho are responsible for regulating all medicines in the UKand our aim today is to warn people about the dangers of buyingpotentially life-threatening and ineffective dieting pills from online illegal suppliersaccording to the MHRA 79% of the public aren't aware about the issue of fake medical products onlineso let's change this by spreading this video like, share and tag friends who need this, now let's begin!fact number 1! unlicensed diet pills can seem like a quick fix solutionbut the contents are unknown, unproven and untestedand as a results of taking these every 2 in 3 people reported unpleasant side effectsfor example bleeding that wouldn't stop and even heart problemsfact number 2! one of the most common ingredients found in them is a substance called Sibutraminewhich had its license suspended across Europe because of its horrible side effectsthese include bleeding that wont stop, heart palpitations, heart attacks,strokes and hallucinations so it's very seriousfacts number 3! remember don't be tricked into thinking it's not a tablet so it must be okayfor example some of these products also come as teasand it is impossible to tell if these teas contain Sibutramine or any other ingredientsit's completely unregulated so it could contain anythingslimming tablets are a big problem in fact since April 2013 the MHRA have seized nearly£4million worth of illegal slimming tablets and aidsin order to protect yourself when buying medicines online I'd definitely recommend visiting theMHRA website that's gov.
uk/fakemedslink is in the description belowon there you can see a list of all legal providers of medicines in the UK and there's also ten top tipson how to prevent buying fake medicines onlinenow that you know the facts about dangerous slimming pills please tell your friends and family about itand help spread this video by liking, sharing and tagging friends who'll find this information usefullastly my next weekly video will go live in the new year so I'm taking two-week breakhave a great Christmas and a Happy New Year!and that's it for this week's video I hope your New Year's resolution is a successand if it is to lose weight or become more healthy I've left some great links in the description belowon how to do it safelyhey guys thanks for watchingif you haven't already hit that follow or subscribe button now to get more videos.