Tv food advertising geared to children in Latin-American countries and Hispanics in the USA: a review.

@article{BacardGascn2015TvFA,
  title={Tv food advertising geared to children in Latin-American countries and Hispanics in the USA: a review.},
  author={Montserrat Bacard{\'i}-Gasc{\'o}n and Arturo Jim{\'e}nez-Cruz},
  journal={Nutricion hospitalaria},
  year={2015},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={1928-35}
}
INTRODUCTION Obesity is a pandemic disease in Latin America. The purpose of this review was to analyze the studies exploring food advertising in TV conducted in Latin-American countries and in the USA geared to Hispanics. METHODS An electronic literature search was conducted in the MEDLINE/PubMed, EMBASE, SCIELO, and CINAHL, databases and open access internet, of food advertising directed to children in TV in Latin American countries and Hispanics living in the USA, published from 1985 to… CONTINUE READING