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US plans to revamp food labels

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g1165 (Published 27 January 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1165
  1. Michael McCarthy
  1. 1Seattle

The US Food and Drug Administration is planning to update the nutrition labels currently found on most prepared foods in the United States. These will be the first such changes in two decades.

“Since the nutrition facts label was introduced 20 years ago, the …

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