19 Jul '16, 3am

Think you know all about your #favourite food? Well, you're in for a #surprise:

If you travel to the United States, you might notice a slight difference in the content of nutrition labels in grocery stores there. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced in May that new nutrition facts labels will be rolled out "to reflect new scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases". One key change in the new labelling is a new category called "added sugars". The FDA said it is including this category in labels as a sub-header under the category "total sugars", in line with recommendations from various health associations which recommend decreasing one's intake of added sugars. Although added sugars can be part of a healthy diet, consuming added sugars makes it more difficult for people to meet their nutrient needs while staying within caloric requirements. Full image: here This is because people may hit their daily calo...

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