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Site suspended, could not find any violations

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I have run ads before but now I got a suspended error but cannot find any violation.  The website is  


here is the email excerpt;


Site Policy: We've determined that your site doesn't comply with our site policies. Because of this, any ads promoting this site have been disapproved.


For more information about suspended sites, please see:


I have no idea what policy they claim is violated and trying to get and answer via their links is impossible.  How do you determine the problem with such a vague canned email.

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Re: Site suspended, could not find any violations

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Best thing you can do is to contact your AdWords support over phone.

Re: Site suspended, could not find any violations

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Your site violates the "Misleading or unrealistic promotions" clause of the Policy. (Under  the "Misrepresentation of self, product, or service section.)

For example (as an example only:  there are many more unreal claims on your site)


3-5% reduction in body fat
» 5-12 pounds of weight loss
» 1-3" decrease in the midsection
» 25% increase in strength
» 25% improvement in endurance
» Better relaxation
» Greatly improved posture
» 100% gain in self-confidence


If a woman weighs 150 lbs is to lose 5% of fat (assuming 35% of fat) that means that she had to "burn" within a month  0.05*150 lb *3600 (calories per pound of fat)= 27,000 calories per months or  approx between 6000-7000 calories per week - this is unreal!


All this site has to be re-written  to reflect a common scientific approach  to weight loss (i.e. Exercise +diet). The current content cannot be promoted.

The business model is the major violation. There are  a few more (e.g. Non SSL registration...)


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