Added sugars are sugars and syrups that are added to food and beverages when they are prepared or processed. This does not include naturally-occurring sugars like those in milk or fruit. 557 more words
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Some chains are complaining about new menu calorie labeling rules. But they’re good for our health and they’ll be good for business competition.
When I walk into a Starbucks or a Dunkin Donuts these days, the calorie count on my favorite cruller or apple fritter or frappe glares at me across the aisle, and I frequently choose the lower calorie blueberry crumb with a no sugar latte. 42 more words
Restaurants, convenience stores, vending machines and pizza delivery services are among the businesses that will have to provide calories counts to consumers starting Monday.
The rules, which are among the final pieces of the 2010 Affordable Care Act to be implemented, require restaurants to list calories on all menus and menu boards. 26 more words
How to Navigate Nutrition Facts and Food Labels
Whether you’re looking to lose weight, curb your sugar intake, eat organic, non-GMO foods, or you’re simply health-conscious, food labels and Nutrition Facts are information resources that can help you make healthy, informed decisions about your diet. 3,438 more words