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Old March 10th, 2003, 16:28
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Australian doctors call for ban on advertising junk food to children

After an audit found that 99% of junk food advertisements promoted food with little or no nutritional value, Australian doctors called for a ban on junk food advertisements during children's television shows. The audit furthermore found that Australia had the most ads per hour of the 13 nations studied. Comment: how about a ban on junk food advertising to adults as well? [ BMJ 2003;326:516 ( 8 March ) 326 (7388): 516 ]

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