Coca-Cola facing criticism for ads aimed at teens

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(WIVB) — Coca-Cola is facing criticism for trying to convince teenagers and moms that its sugary drinks are healthy.

Researchers analyzed documents from two Coca-Cola ads.

They found Coke was mostly targeting the two groups to shift their attitudes.

A Coca-Cola spokesperson says the company is cutting sugar in products around the world and doesn’t market to kids under 12.

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