Chronic Diseases

Advertising targeting children associated health

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Unformatted text preview: teries dehydration Media is used to take advantage of people: Mcdonald’s partnership with Disney (cross- marketing) Huge lobby, even in the US (much like tobacco): Censor a lot of information Target kids to develop habits early and sustain over time Fast/processed food and soft drinks: High in calories high in sugar high in saturated and trans- fats high in sodium Industry lobbying waters down or censor public health advice an information Manipulative advertising Targeting children Associated health risks: Overweight/obesity associated with: Heart disease Asthma Tooth decay Depression Hypertension Diabetes Non- health associated impacts: Poor wages and hiring...
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