Dr Oz Website Scams
Doctor Oz was back for his 4th season and he was Mad As Hell! Today he took on those companies that are using his name and image to promote their own products. First off, Doctor Oz warned that he DOES NOT promote any specific products so if you are receiving emails or texts with his name and image, delete them.
Want to help Dr Oz fight these unscrupulous manufacturers? On today’s show, Dr Oz showed you how.
Jessica, an audience member, was a victim of these scams. She has received countless ads for beauty products and more with Dr Oz’s name and image attached to the email or text. She even showed Dr Oz a sample she had in her phone.
Amazon & Facebook Help Dr Oz Take Back His Name
Dr Oz said he wasn’t going to let this happen anymore and that he was taking back his name! In the last segment, he showed you how these countless ads were created and now he understood how it was so easy to do it. In order to take back his name, Dr Oz reached out to the websites. He also had his legal department get involved. They contacted Amazon.com and Facebook and even had a follow up phone call. He simply wanted to make sure you weren’t continued to be duped by these false claims. Amazon.com and Facebook complied with his requests to take down these advertisements. (Uh, of course they did! It’s Dr Oz.) Facebook had their team research the pages and will comply accordingly. Amazon.com was in the process of removing the items that the Dr Oz Show identified.
Dr Oz Internet Scams – How You Can Help
Tech Specialist, Sree Sreenivasan, said that anyone can help rid the Internet of these false advertisements. If you see these ads, you should report it immediately. Better yet, take down the website address so that when you report it, you’ll have the exact link. Once you do that, send it to Amazon.com or Facebook (or any other offender) so that they may correct the problem.