Childhood obesity: Government bans junk food adverts aimed at young people


Child health leaders have welcomed a government ban on junk food adverts on television and online before 9pm in a bid to tackle childhood obesity.

Adverts for junk food are set to be banned online and on TV before 9pm. Picture: Adobe Stock
Adverts for junk food are set to be banned online and on TV before 9pm. Picture: Adobe Stock

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