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New Food Labels Reflect How Much We Really Eat
Dr. Lisa Young
Internationally-recognized nutritionist; International Speaker...
As a nutritionist and portion size researcher, I applaud the changes in food labels. Here are some of the changes you can expect to see.
Got Diabetes? You'll Love the New Nutrition Label
Registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator, national sp...
Have you ever wondered why there are carbs in meat like frankfurters, bologna or other processed meats? Or why your blood glucose levels go up higher than usual after eating these foods? Hidden sugar is most likely the cause.
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Transparency Trumps Sugar: the New Nutrition Label and the Fight Against Obesity
William Dietz, MD, PhD
Chair & Director, Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevent...
Could it be we’re entering a sugar awareness Zeitgeist? That is, are we awakening to the abundance of sugar in the American
Get Political: Speak Up About the Proposed New Nutrition Labels and Serving Sizes
Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE
Registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator, nutrition e...
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
CEO, American Heart Association
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.
Physician, Entrepreneur, Co-Founder: Herbal Water Inc.
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.
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