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ERIC Number: EJ414415
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0090-0036
The Prime Time Diet: A Content Analysis of Eating Behavior and Food Messages in Television Program Content and Commercials.
Story, Mary; Faulkner, Patricia
American Journal of Public Health, v80 n6 p738-40 Jun 1990
Identifies and analyzes messages related to food and eating behavior as presented on prime time television programing and commercials. Finds that food references occur an average of 4.8 times per 30 minutes and that over half of all food references were for low nutrient beverages and sweets, which is inconsistent with healthy dietary guidelines. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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