Category Archives: Junk Food

  1. The fat of the land

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    January 8, 2014 by Tamara Piety

    The FTC has charged several companies selling supposed weight loss products with deceptive practices and the companies in question have …
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  2. Manipulation of eating habits

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    July 2, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    The New York Times has an article entitled “Why Healthy Eaters Fall for Fries.” One answer might be that they …
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  3. Viacom, Nickelodeon and food advertising to kids

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    July 1, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    A while back there was this piece in the New York Times indicating that Nickelodeon would not be adopting a …
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  4. McDonald’s doesn’t sell junk food…according to McDonald’s

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    June 5, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    This item appeared in the Tulsa World last month concerning criticism of its marketing practices at its annual shareholders meeting. …
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  5. Addictive Junk Foods

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    April 19, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    The New York Times had a  provocative article a few weeks ago in the Sunday Magazine about the junk food …
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