Nonetheless, a few critical factors like availability of low-cost alternatives, adoption of deceptive marketing strategies, and high cost of customized services are hindering growth of the market. Low calorie beverages (carbonated and non-carbonated), and slimmer waters/natural mineral salt drinks showcase vast opportunities for key players in this market. Herbal/green market is also growing at a very fast pace in Asian countries, especially China. With the introduction of technologically advanced and highly sophisticated fitness equipment, the use of cardiovascular and strength training equipment is on a rise.
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What a tweet: Louis Tomlinson branded ‘irresponsible’ after posting link to website specialising in weight-loss supplements on Twitter
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Another concerned follower asked: Youre a stick, why would you want to lose weight? Under attack:Louis has been criticized for appearing to promote products that include weight-loss supplements Eating disorders have increased by 24% in the UK over the last ten-years with impressionable teenagers the most susceptible age group. Speaking to the Mirror, Lucy Russell the director of campaigns for charity YoungMinds said the singers tweet was poorly judged. Its really irresponsible and short-sighted of him. Louis has such a huge audience especially young girls. Its very silly and remiss of him and the people around him, she said. Three children in every classroom have a diagnosable mental health problem. Louis is a mentor to millions.
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