Taking on Junk Food Marketing To Kids

Staff Writer
Leaders plan to discuss handling junk food ads aimed at kids.
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The World Health Organization announced last week that a ban on junk food marketing aimed at kids would be a major point of discussion when the United Nations meets in September. The WHO estimates that 43 million preschoolers worldwide are overweight or obese. In anticipation of the discussion, here is a collection of advertisements from popular brands aimed at kids.

 

Trix Yogurt

 

Cookie Crunch

 

Burger King

 

Kraft Macaroni and Cheese

 

Coca-Cola

 

McDonald's

 

Kool-Aid

 

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