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2014-09-12 12:25:14

SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help kids make healthful dietary choices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration encourages kids to Read the Label! To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7106353-fda-national-childhood-obesity-month/ The Nutrition Facts Label is a simple tool available on food and beverage packages. It lets kids know exactly what they're eating and helps them choose and...

2014-08-31 23:00:21

The FDA has recently proposed updates to the 20-year-old Nutrition Facts label that has the sugar industry writhing. NutriGold fully supports the new changes and believes they will help consumers make healthier food choices. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 The FDA has recently proposed updates to the 20-year-old Nutrition Facts label. If adopted, the proposed changes would include more current nutrition values and serving sizes, the addition of “added sugars” on the label, and a...

2014-07-14 12:27:38

Minister Ambrose launches consultations and asks Canadians for feedback on new labels EDMONTON, July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, launched a series of online public consultations on proposed changes that will improve the way nutrition information is presented on labels. The proposed changes are to the format of the Nutrition Facts table, the list of ingredients, the list of nutrients that must appear in the table, and to the Daily...

2014-06-18 16:24:25

CHICAGO, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers with low self-control to resist food temptations, but not those with high self-control, make healthier in-store food choices in response to traffic light color-coded front-of-pack nutrition information. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111102/DC96044LOGO Researchers from Technische Universität München and Saarland University (Germany) manipulated the packaging of several pasta meals and cereal bars so that the labels...

2014-06-10 16:26:40

Information to help shape changes to food labelling in the future OTTAWA, June 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, released the What We Heard report on food labelling (hyperlink to the Health Canada website), which summarizes feedback from parents and consumers who participated in recent consultations to improve food labels. While many Canadians reported they find the information on current food labels useful, respondents also made a range of...

2014-06-04 08:33:04

New Ingredient Cost-Effectively Delivers Vegan-Friendly High Vitamin D Concentration and Won't Affect Taste or Texture of Finished Products MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PLT Health Solutions, Inc. and Oakshire Naturals, LP announced the launch of Earthlight Whole Food Vitamin D. The patented mushroom powder ingredient delivers 40,000 International Units (IU) of Vitamin D per gram - from a non-GMO, clean-label, natural source. Earthlight's high concentration of...

2014-06-03 12:37:09

SILVER SPRING, Md., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FDA's Read the Label Youth Outreach Campaign is an exciting initiative that challenges kids (ages 9 to 13) to "get their food facts first" by using the Nutrition Facts Label to make healthy food choices. Read the Label campaign materials enable parents and caregivers to help kids use this important tool. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-05-20 23:14:09

Print Patriotic Labels for Upcoming Events with Lightning Labels Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Lightning Labels, custom label and sticker printing leader, can help companies prepare for Memorial Day and other holidays with patriotic labels. While Memorial Day is the perfect time to demonstrate pride in the U.S., there are many other reasons patriotic labels could be a good marketing strategy. While labels with iconic American imagery can demonstrate pride, they can also communicate when...

2014-03-25 23:34:23

ESHA Research is tracking changes the FDA intends to make regarding food labels. Salem, OR (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 On February 27, 2014, the FDA announced proposed updates to the labeling regulations for foods and dietary supplements, which Michelle Obama unveiled on the anniversary of her Let’s Move program. The FDA believes the new regulations will help address obesity by driving attention to calories and serving sizes. Proposed changes include a complete overhaul of the food label,...

2014-03-11 23:31:53

Lightning Labels offers focus on health-conscious labeling for National Nutrition Month. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Lightning Labels, leader in printing custom labels and stickers, is helping brands participate in National Nutrition Month this March with new labeling initiatives. This is the perfect time to highlight products' nutritional qualities on food and beverage labels as well as vitamin bottle labels. National Nutrition Month is sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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