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Using Media to Fight Obesity

November 19, 2012

Colin Pekruhn, Program Director, Grantmakers In Health

Efforts to market foods of minimal nutritional value are believed to have significantly exacerbated the obesity epidemic. This Issue Focus describes research regarding anti-obesity media messaging and provides examples of campaigns that are providing reliable, healthful information to counteract such marketing.


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