Medical Fraud Scams - How to recognize Them and Protect Yourself

Medical Frauds and Scams

Protecting Yourself Against Health Fraud

Medical frauds range from people posing as doctors and practicing without a license, to useless supplements, worthless or dangerous diet aides, fake medicines and cures for cancer. The links below provide information about Medical Frauds provided by reputable U.S. Federal Government Agencies and independent research organizations.

Aging

Alternative Medicines

Complaint forms

Dieting and weight loss

Dietary Supplements

Drugs

Environmental and biological medical aids

Exercise and fitness

Food frauds

General

Government Initiatives

Magazines

Medicines

Miracle cures

Sleep and Snoring Aids

Telemarketers

Test kits and diagnostic testing frauds

Treatments and therapy frauds

 

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For a comprehensive list of national and international agencies to report scams, see this page.