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A Public Health Tale of Two Libraries
Marketing / Soda / Sugar / Water

A Public Health Tale of Two Libraries

Remember this picture I posted in November of the Lexington (Kentucky) Public Library being used to market McDonald’s to kids?  I’m pleased to report that yesterday I saw this at the Jefferson County Public Library in Evergreen, Colorado.  No foolin’ Bravo to Jefferson County Public Library for supporting health instead of promoting fast food! Here are some close-ups:   Continue reading

McDonald’s Unholy Alliance with Athletes
Fast Food / Marketing

McDonald’s Unholy Alliance with Athletes

Olympic fever is starting up again and brings with it a deluge of soda and fast f0od ads.  The unholy alliance with McDonald’s and Coca-Cola was criticized by health professionals before the 2012 Summer Games in London. “At an event that celebrates athletic achievement, I don’t think we need to promote high-calorie, high-fat foods that are not good for the health … Continue reading