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

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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 beverage marketing directed at our kids. Read more…