11/29/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

8 Puzzling Food Labels

If you are like the typical hurried consumer, chances are you don't spend much time considering food labels. And sometimes it can be hard to understand why a bag of chips with more than 20 ingredients--including corn syrup--and a cereal laced with sugar and semi-sweet chocolate, are purportedly good for one's health.

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