Entries by Miranda McLellan-Granger

Call to Action! Health Canada’s M2K Consultation

The deadline for Health Canada’s online consultation on Restricting Marketing to Children is fast approaching: Monday, August 14, 2017. We urge you to participate in this exceptional opportunity. You have the option to participate as an individual or on behalf of your organization, as the Consultation process allows for both. This is a critical chance, […]

New study shows Canadian kids see more than 25 million online food and beverage ads a year – mostly for unhealthy food.

Policy Options Twenty-five years ago, a parent might be expected to see and control most if not all advertising their child was exposed to on network TV and at the grocery store. Today, for even the most conscientious parents, it’s impossible to monitor – or even to recognize – the immense amount of food and […]