Reducing Consumption Of Food With High Level Of Fat, Sugar And/Or Salt Among Young Generation
The young generation is the most influenced and vulnerable segment of the market. Food with high level of fat, sugar and/or salt are popularised for this segment. At the same time nearly 7 people die of obesity or from complications of obesity in Hungary each hour â€“ one every 9 minutes. Less than 10% of youth are of the belief of eating healthy and more then one third of youth donâ€™t take care about healthy eating. The young generation can be especially influenced by use of well-known persons, prize games and free gifts. The idea of fat taxâ€™s introduction could be an obvious proposal.
Volume (Year): 4 (2010)
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