Firstly, I want to clarify that the word ‘diet’ needs to be defined accurately. The word alone has led to resistance and early self-doubt because of how people see it (or failing miserably with another ‘mainstream’ and ‘popular’ diet).
It’s so important to have knowledge about marketing and how it affects perceptions towards products. Advertising and marketing is an awareness and persuasion tool. Believe it or not, those in the food industry use the persuasion tool all too well. Refined, processed and sugar/salt filled products are cheap to make and easy to sell (addiction