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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

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

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).

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:


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 👉

Carabao Cup@Carabao_Cup

🏆 Here we go!

#EFL | #CarabaoCup

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