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Do Georgia's child obesity ads go too far?
CBS Early Show, Jan. 7, 2012

'Stop Sugarcoating' Child Obesity Ad Draws Controversy
ABC World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer and, Jan. 2, 2012 


Ads Tackle Childhood Obesity
August 22, 2011
An ad campaign urges Georgia parents to stop sugarcoating their children's weight problems.

Fox 5
Today Show

Teen actress: Ads made me more confident
May 6, 2011
Critics say ads stigmatize overweight kids, but she calls it ‘great opportunity.’



Ads Featuring Overweight Children Make Some Experts Uncomfortable
TIME, Jan. 4, 2012

Does Georgia's childhood obesity ad campaign go too far?
The Boston Globe, Jan. 3, 2012

Grim childhood obesity ads stir critics
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Jan. 1, 2012

Children's Healthcare childhood obesity ad campaign raises awareness
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Sept. 2, 2011

Fight Childhood Obesity
Buckhead Patch, Aug. 29, 2011

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Launches New Ad Campaign to Combat Childhood Obesity
WABE-FM, Aug. 22, 2011

Children’s Tackles Child Obesity
Neighbor Newspapers Online, Aug. 22, 2011