Essay on The Effects Of Advertising On Children 's Children
Everywhere you look now in society today you see a child overweight. Do you ever ask
yourself why or even how that is even possible? Well to answer those questions, it is very
possible for children to become overweight and obese because of advertisements they see every
day. Advertising is one of the best ways to keep a company or restaurant successful and very
popular. However companies and these restaurants have gotten to an all-time low by using
children to keep their businesses on top.
Children today are easily influenced by everything because they don’t know any better
and because they are still growing and learning. According to hopskinmedicine.org the author
says “As children grow and develop, they can be easily influenced by what they see and hear,
especially on television.” Then she later includes “TV may also show children poor eating habits
through commercials for high-calorie, low-nutrient foods.” This now brings in restaurants who
seek business and success. One thing McDonalds does is they include toys in their kids meals.
By them doing this is makes the children want it even more. What kid wouldn’t want a free toy
with his or her food? I know I would. Then comes their advertisements.
Most of the companies and corporations today are beginning to use professional athletes
as well as successful singers and actors that these children look up to in their commercials. By
them doing this, they lie…