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Naomi Wawers of Fargo used the diet program at Spray Your Fat Away to lose 40 pounds in less than two months. J. Shane Mercer / The Forum

Fargo woman says she lost 40 pounds with diet spray, but critics say it's dangerous fad

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FARGO - A weight-loss fad that claims to spray the fat away might sound like a dream to the millions of Americans who suffer from obesity.


But the increasingly popular HCG diet that asks people to spray or inject a hormone found in the urine of pregnant women while slashing their daily caloric intake has found a formidable critic in the Better Business Bureau.

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