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Susan Mayne

FDA rolls out new campaign to help consumers read the label

FDA rolls out new campaign to help consumers read the label

SILVER SPRING, Md. —  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has launched an initiative to help consumers use the new Nutrition Facts label that appears on packaged foods to maintain healthy dietary practices. The campaign with the tagline “What’s In It For You?” aims to reach the general public and also focuses on consumers at

FDA takes action against trans fat in food

FDA takes action against trans fat in food

WASHINGTON — To eliminate trans fat in processed foods, the Food and Drug Administration has called on food manufacturers to remove partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs) from products over the next three years. The FDA said Tuesday that, following “a thorough review of the scientific evidence,” it has concluded that PHOs — the primary dietary source