FTC Approves Final Consent Order in Sixth Alternative HRT Matter

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Commission approval of final consent order: Following a public comment period, the Commission has approved the issuance of a final consent order in the sixth matter related to the advertising and sale of alternative hormone replacement therapy (HRT) products, Merilou Barnekow, individually and doing business as Women’s Menopause Health Center. The Commission vote approving the issuance of the final order was 5-0. (FTC File No. 072-3143; the staff contact is Gregory Ashe, Bureau of Consumer Protection, 202-326-3719; see press release dated October 5, 2007.)

Copies of the documents mentioned in this release are available from the FTC’s Web site at http://www.ftc.gov and from the FTC’s Consumer Response Center, Room 130, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20580. Call toll-free: 1-877-FTC-HELP.

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