A world first study with Aussie kids has shown kids ate an extra 194 kilojoules of snacks after watching junk food ads. The study checked their lunch intake too and found that they didn’t compensate for those extra kilojoules. An extra intake of about 200kJ is likely to lead to weight gain over time.
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Junk food companies are using manipulative advertising tactics to entice our kids into a lifetime of poor eating habits.
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