Is showbiz good for your health?

July 2015
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Jul2015, Vol. 93 Issue 7, p442
Academic Journal
The article examines whether entertainment programs can impact public health. Topics discussed include opposition to the vast quantity of health-harming imagery in films and television shows and the power of mass media to reach millions of people. The collaboration between entertainment companies and health advocates for the dissemination of public health messages and the involvement of foundations in the funding of health advocacies are then mentioned.


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