19 Oct '11, 12pm

Feds water down regulations for marketing food to kids: The idea behind these voluntary recommendations was that...

Feds water down regulations for marketing food to kids: The idea behind these voluntary recommendations was that...

But if you want to see me get really mad, let's talk about the other point that is under attack. Some lawmakers — specifically Republican members of the House Commerce Committee — sent a letter to the interagency panel in September, attempting to shoot holes in the plan to regulate the marketing of food to children stating, “the IWG offers no scientific support for the notion that restricting advertising will actually help reduce childhood obesity."

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/food/healthy-eating/blogs/feds-water-d...

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