# nutrition facts

The “Natural Flavors” Ingredient Is a Total Lie
by Holly Van Hare, Jun 26, 2017 | 5:03 pm

There’s a reason the term is so ambiguous. While “natural flavors” sounds like a promisingly healthy ingredient, a closer look at what’s actually...

label check
by Christian Kogler, Jan 28, 2016 | 3:38 pm

Why is saturated fat separate from trans-fat? How come the sugars and dietary fiber don’t always equal the total number of carbohydrates? If you’...

Smaller serving sizes lead people to believe that the product is healthier.
by Joanna Fantozzi, Dec 21, 2015 | 4:52 pm

Now we have concrete evidence in support of the FDA’s...

Here's a New Way of Looking at Nutrition Facts
by Joanna Fantozzi, Jul 23, 2014 | 4:53 pm

The FDA is hard at work creating new nutrition label guidelines that would be clearer to most Americans.

FDA: Nutrition Labels 'Must Be Based on What People Actually Eat'
by Karen Lo, Feb 27, 2014 | 11:58 am

The Food and Drug Administration has ...