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EXCLUSIVE: Alison Sweeney Fires Back at 'Internet Trolls' Over Alleged Fake Diet Pill Endorsement

by Raphael Chestang 4:51 PM PST, March 09, 2016
Playing EXCLUSIVE: Alison Sweeney Fires Back at 'Internet Trolls' Over Alleged Fake Diet Pill Endorsement

Alison Sweeney is fighting mad about a company she claims is using her photo to market a diet supplement she says she would never endorse.

"They're Internet trolls, and people need, unfortunately, to be really careful," Sweeney told ET.

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According to the former Biggest Loser host, the company made a fake Instagram post that they claimed was from Sweeney as well as a fictitious article, which contains false quotes that Sweeney never said.

Sweeney told ET that she's sent a cease and desist letter to the company and has hired a legal team that is "getting involved in litigation."

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"The bottom line is one of the best things I learned at The Biggest Loser is how important health is and how important it is to eat right and work out," she said. "There are no short cuts."

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