Are cartoon characters perpetuating bad eating habits?

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Tue 27 June 2017

10 mins

'Tony the Tiger' and 'Toucan Sam' are leading our kids down the garden path, encouraging our kids to eat sugary foods. New research has shown that 50% of supermarket foods specifically targeted at children are unhealthy.

Jane Martin, Executive Manager of the Obesity Policy Coalition Australia explains why she wants all branding of this kind banned.

For more on how to choose more healthy products, check out Live Lighter.

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