Dale Kunkel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Food marketing to children on U.S. Spanish-language television
    Dale Kunkel
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1084-96. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Developing ratings for food products: lessons learned from media rating systems
    Dale Kunkel
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 39:S25-31. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Healthy characters? An investigation of marketing practices in children's food advertising
    Jessica Castonguay
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, AZ Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:571-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Childhood obesity and the media
    Melanie Hingle
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, 1177 East, 4th Street, Shantz Building, Room 328, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 59:677-92, ix. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Watching sex on television predicts adolescent initiation of sexual behavior
    Rebecca L Collins
    RAND, 1700 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e280-9. 2004

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Food marketing to children on U.S. Spanish-language television
    Dale Kunkel
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1084-96. 2013
    ..Industry self-regulation is less effective on Spanish-language television channels. Given the disproportionately high rate of childhood obesity among Latinos, the study's findings hold important implications for public health policy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Developing ratings for food products: lessons learned from media rating systems
    Dale Kunkel
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 39:S25-31. 2007
    ..It considers evidence regarding current usage of food labeling and draws parallels with media rating systems in discussing the prospects for a uniform food rating system that would accomplish the IOM's objective...
  3. doi request reprint Healthy characters? An investigation of marketing practices in children's food advertising
    Jessica Castonguay
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, AZ Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:571-7. 2013
    ..To determine the nutritional quality of foods advertised with familiar children's characters and health-related messages...
  4. doi request reprint Childhood obesity and the media
    Melanie Hingle
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, 1177 East, 4th Street, Shantz Building, Room 328, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 59:677-92, ix. 2012
    ..Industry efforts have failed to improve the nutritional quality of foods marketed on television to children, leading public health advocates to recommend government restrictions on child-targeted advertisements for unhealthy foods...
  5. ncbi request reprint Watching sex on television predicts adolescent initiation of sexual behavior
    Rebecca L Collins
    RAND, 1700 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e280-9. 2004
    ..However, empirical data examining the relationships between exposure to sex on TV and adolescent sexual behaviors are rare and inadequate for addressing the issue of causal effects...