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'The junk food industry is hijacking sports and children's health.'
An important study by @Childrensfood @food_active as we see yet another season of cricket dominated by the Colonel and seas of 'bucketheads' #brandsoffourkids https://bit.ly/34HKR1s

Nice paper exploring weight stigma in British Media during the COVID-19 pandemic. Findings demonstrated that media portrayal were stigmatising and promoted individual responsibility linked to “protecting the NHS” #weightstigma #COVID19 #obesity

https://www.mdpi.com/2076-0760/10/12/478/htm

Fully formatted paper of our paper "an analysis of food and beverage advertising on bus shelters in a deprived area of Northern England" now available (open access).

https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/public-health-nutrition/article/an-analysis-of-food-and-beverage-advertising-on-bus-shelters-in-a-deprived-area-of-northern-england/633319AAAF8F2BA52024CADBFC85A1AC

Do you work in #journalism/#media?

How you frame and engage with the issue of #obesity/#bodysize matters.

In this post, patient advocate @emodep gives 8 ways to portray those affected with respect: https://oen.org.uk/2021/12/18/framing-obesity-ending-stigma-the-change-we-need-to-see-in-the-media/

#StandUpToWeightStigma

The semi-finals of the @Carabao_Cup kick off tonight ⚽️🏟️

Our #KickingOutJunkFood report w/@Childrensfood shows how sport is being hijacked to push unhealthy food & drink (inc #energydrinks which are 'not suitable for children') ❌

Check it out here 👉 https://foodactive.org.uk/junk-food-industry-is-hijacking-sport-and-childrens-health-say-health-organisations-and-parents/

Carabao Cup@Carabao_Cup

🏆 Here we go!

#EFL | #CarabaoCup

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