Advertising Age Article Abstract
Does Marketing Contribute to Obesity in African-Americans?
Study Indicates It Does, but Economic, Cultural Factors Also to Blame
NEW YORK (AdAge.com) -- Statistical data suggests the black community has been left behind on the road to healthier-food marketing. That's according to an article in the American Journal of Public Health, which examined marketing and advertising studies conducted between 1992 and 2006 and looked at foods and beverages marketed to blacks vs. whites. ...