Nutrition Labels to Reflect Reality?

Nutrition Labels to Reflect Reality?

Nutrition labels are notoriously misleading. Ever eat something where the calorie count says 150 calories, but on closer examination it turns out that little item was three servings? Misleading labeling may become history if the FDA and Obama administration have their way and nutrition labels on packages are changed to reflect reality. New “Nutrition Facts” […]

Junk Food Ads Being Banned in Schools

Junk Food Ads Being Banned in Schools

Scoreboards with signs touting Coke, Pepsi or the local pizza place may become historical relics. Under rules proposed today, ads marketing junk food in schools are being banned as part of the effort to curb childhood obesity. The idea may be simple, but execution will be tough in many schools. The proposed rules laid out […]