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Attention shoppers: Be wary of health claims on food packaging

February 01, 2017
  • By: Beverly Merz, Executive Editor, Harvard Women's Health Watch


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Randy Shaw
March 03, 2017

Labeling requirements can definitely be tricky, as you mention. When combined with date code labels, we can gather even more information to help us make better decisions.

Thank you for your post!

Belreigne Proteinedieet
February 09, 2017

How are those labeling requirements different from the labeling on EU packages? Claims not proven are forbidden on EU package for for instance vitamins and diet packages

February 03, 2017

useful information

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