Kids Seeing More Fast Food Ads

NATIONAL (WIFR) -- A new study shows fast food marketing is on the rise and the food chains are promoting very unhealthy meals. Out of 3-thousand meal combinations, researchers found only 12 met nutritional guidelines. They also say the average preschooler is seeing 21 percent more fast food ads than they were in 2003.

"There has been a generation that grew up on fast food and have more obesity.. more diabetes.. more cholesterol.. more hypertension," said Karen Congro, Brooklyn Hospital Center.
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Choices from subway and burger king topped the healthy list. Taco bell's bean burrito with cinnamon twists and a soft drink.. as well as wendy's chicken nuggets, french fries and a frosty ranked among the worst.


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