Browsing the "nutrition facts" Tag

What if nutrition labels looked like this?

January 22nd, 2015 | by Becky Striepe

A McGill University study looked at four types of nutrition labels on food and found that the labels we currently use are the least effective in helping shoppers make informed food choices


Google Makes Nutrition Data Comparison a Cinch

March 29th, 2014 | by Jill Ettinger

Is there anything Google can't or won't do? I know. That's a silly question. So, what if you want to know the nutrition data comparison, say, between kale and beef? Just go to Google and type it in: "compare kale beef." Or "kale vs. beef."


Sugar Consumption By The Numbers

December 1st, 2012 | by Mary Gerush

In 1822, the average American consumed 9 grams of sugar a day - about the amount in one of today's 12-ounce sodas. Today, the average Joe takes in 153 grams daily. That's roughly 36 teaspoons!



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