Advertisements can have an effect on individual 's physical health as food and drugs have an effect on individual 's body. Not only does advertisements have an effect on physical health, but as well as emotional health issues as individual 's surrounded by media that create problems. Most importantly, Advertisers and company are aiming at the youngster, the age where they’ve earned their own money.
First of all, the most common advertisements, we tend to see are food and drugs which have a great damage to individuals physical health. Food, tobacco, and liquor can encourage individuals to make unhealthy choices as they tend to think its “cool” or “addictive”. In the article “Warning: Advertising May Be Hazardous to Your Health” by Roy Fox stated that “this was 15 years after a study which concluded that sports celebrities in TV and magazine ads promoting the use of snuff and chewing tobacco led to increased numbers of young people using these products.” (64). Using celebrities give an increased sale and it’s attractive to individuals. For instance, a sexy female model that’s promoted a brand cigarette that would make some people to purchase it because that person used it. How many times have you brought a product from