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Nutrition Facts Label

Get Political: Speak Up About the Proposed New Nutrition Labels and Serving Sizes

Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE | Posted 05.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE

Do you catch yourself staring at the back of packaged foods trying to decipher what the nutrition labels mean? Let's face it... food labels can be very confusing. Now is our opportunity to have a voice in making changes!

Food Label Makeover a Great Step Toward Healthier Eating

Nancy Brown | Posted 05.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Grocery shoppers, prepare to be a lot smarter about what goes into your basket. And since what goes into your basket eventually goes into you and your family, this is truly great news for the health of our country.

Added Sugar Replaces Fat as Ingredient to Watch For

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

Michelle Obama unveiled a series of proposed changes to the food label last Thursday. These changes, she said, will help consumers make better, more informed decisions.

FDA To Revise Nutrition Facts Label For The First Time In 20 Years

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 01.24.2014 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — Those nutrition labels on the back of food packages may soon become easier to read. The Food and Drug Administration says knowled...

Food Companies Plan Front Label With Nutritional Data

nytimes.com | WILLIAM NEUMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The label would highlight the nutritional content of foods, including things like calories, unhealthy fats and sodium that many consumers want to limi...