The trigger obesity cartoons
American scientists have recognized the cartoons are harmful to the health of children. However, not all, but only those where the characters have problems with excess weight. Scientists have no doubt that by example they force children to eat more.
The link between childhood obesity and cartoons has developed research workers from the Municipal Institute of Colorado in the USA. They believe that having the extra weight of the famous heroes of cartoons forcing guys to think that obesity is the norm, and encourage them to lean on fast food and other junk food. Scientists believe that Shrek or Homer Simpson bad influence on children and harm their health.
To make similar conclusions scientists have ventured, after the experience. They lured the participation of 300 children, who were divided into 3 age groups: 8, 12, and 13. Of participants allocated 6 pairs of illustrations of food products with the desire to elect more healthy food, others had not received these images. After that all looked the cartoons, in which characters were thick, and then the guys offered biscuits.
The results showed that participating in the test for healthy kids table consume fewer cookies than those who elementary watched cartoons, reports Medik Forum. Moreover, it was found that those who looks "bad cartoons", lunch is 2 times more unhealthy food than those who takes the example of a more healthy kind of heroes toons, or do not follow any of the cartoons.
And ranee American scientists have verified that the presence of brothers or sisters with obesity 5 times increases the risk of a baby and to become a victim of excess weight. Scientists have once again approved a familiar precedent that food addictions of loved ones guys and forced to create a choice in favor of an unhealthy diet, just like to pay more or less attention to physical activity.