Blog Archive: November 2019

Diet Pills - teenagers are being sold pills without proof of age

In May this year, the BBC‘s Watchdog programme aired the findings of an investigation it ran into sales of diet pills on the high street. The show’s producers sent a 17 year old actor into well-known retailers and chemists where she tried to buy diet pills. In 17 out of 18 stores visited, the teenager was sold diet pills without staff asking for age identification.

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