Taking on Junk Food Marketing To Kids

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








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