[The Weight of the Nation] One of the most sickening things this graphic brings to light is the fact that 87% of the food and beverage ads seen by children ages 6-11 on TV are for products high in saturated fat, sugar, or sodium. The six companies who control nearly all of our mainstream media – see this Frugal Dad infographic – are bombarding people with unhealthy choices, and looking to make millions off of peoples poor eating and exercise choices.
Childhood obesity is an epidemic. There are many health implications that are associated with childhood obesity. You can read the article at http://www.webmd.com/parenting/news/20131104/childhood-obesity-again-tied-to-earlier-puberty-in-girls