Studies: TV ads, food in movies contribute to childhood obesity

Beverage and food brands used in movies are a source of advertising to children that has been overlooked in the battle against obesity, according to a Dartmouth Medical School study. A second report found television advertising, rather than just being sedentary while watching TV, is associated with obesity.

View Full Article in:

Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model) ·

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Accreditation
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Stop Loss Sales Executive, (Southern Region)
Indigo Insurance Services
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Chief Executive Officer
Center for Improving Value in Healthcare
Denver, CO
Quality Program Manager II, State Programs
Tufts Health Plan
Watertown, MA
Senior director risk adjustor and coding doc
Novant Health
Charlotte, NC