Category Archives: Child Nutrition

  1. Be an Advocate All the Time and in Every Place

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    January 20, 2013 by waboyd

    Our first day of talks started on Capitol Hill where we were warmed up with a brief overview of the …
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  2. What’s causing obesity? I can’t believe it’s not butter.

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    January 11, 2013 by lschoenfeld

    One of the major themes I heard come up over and over during our three days in Washington D.C. was …
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  3. Food Marketing: The cost to perpetuate childhood obesity

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    November 12, 2012 by catherinecoughlin

    Food Marketing. If you’ve ever watched TV you know that food marketing comprises quite a bit of airtime. But good …
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  4. “Mom, I want THAT!” – Marketing Unhealthy Foods to Kids

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    November 12, 2012 by amberpulaski

    American children watch around 3.5 hours of television per day. Of course, with that come a lot of advertisements. In …
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  5. Spinning Our Wheels on Food Marketing Regulation

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    November 12, 2012 by hannahemartin1

    Let’s talk food marketing regulations and political feasibility. This may be a “Duh!” statement for some and an “Oh my!” …
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  6. Let’s bring some Doritos to the table and talk this out…

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    November 12, 2012 by kalnajja

    Food Marketing to children is currently under attack.  As more links between the childhood obesity epidemic and food marketing to …
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  7. Children’s Food and Beverage Advertising: Marketing to a Vulnerable Audience

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    November 11, 2012 by jaherber

         Unhealthy foods and bad eating habits have contributed enormously to rising childhood obesity rates in the United States. …
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