Related Program: The State of Things Children’s Films Send Mixed Messages About Habits By Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio • Jan 1, 2014 Related Program: The State of Things TweetShareGoogle+Email Eliana Perrin, MD, MPH, and professor of Pediatrics at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine Credit http://news.unchealthcare.org/ / UNC Healthcare and school of medicine Listen Listening... / 10:59 Children’s Films Send Mixed Messages About Habits Movies like Toy Story 3, Wall-E, and Up, may seem like harmless entertainment. But a new study shows these films may promote unhealthy behavior, especially eating habits, to young people. Andrew J. Perrin, PhD, and professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Credit http://news.unchealthcare.org/ / UNC Healthcare and school of medicine Host Frank Stasio talks with UNC School of Medicine pediatrics professor Eliana Perrin and UNC-Chapel Hill sociology professor Andrew Perrin about the new research. Tags: Children's HealthHealthFilmTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Bigger, Faster, Stronger, Fatter? By Alex Granados & Frank Stasio • Oct 23, 2013 Mike, via Flickr Obesity is a significant problem for many in the United States. But for some high school football players, weight gain means success.