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We’re welcoming a new brand to the FoodFacts.com family … Introducing FoodFacts TRI Nutritionals!

We’re welcoming a new brand to the FoodFacts.com family … Introducing FoodFacts TRI Nutritionals! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Tonight we have a tremendous announcement to make here at FoodFacts.com. We are launching FoodFacts TRI Nutritionals. We’ve been around a long time – well o
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Healthy diet and heart disease … a little prevention goes a long way

Healthy diet and heart disease … a little prevention goes a long way | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
As a major advocate of healthy, conscious eating, FoodFacts.com actively looks for new information and research regarding how conscious consuming affects our he...
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New combination of diet and radiation found successful for the treatment of brain tumors

New combination of diet and radiation found successful for the treatment of brain tumors | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.”

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So if it’s just like sugar, why do the countries using the most High-Fructose Corn Syrup have 20% more incidences of Type 2 Diabetes?

So if it’s just like sugar, why do the countries using the most High-Fructose Corn Syrup have 20% more incidences of Type 2 Diabetes? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com learned about the results of a new study today that focuses on High-Fructose Corn Syrup.
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10 ways food labels mislead consumers

10 ways food labels mislead consumers | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it

The FDA does not regulate all food labels and cannot keep food manufacturers from using clever wording to avoid a potential lawsuit. What you can do is read the nutritional facts and ingredients list to find the truth behind the fancy wording and manipulative marketing. Here are 10 misleading food labels to look out for:

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The power of social media … Saying no to GMOs on the Cheerios Facebook page

The power of social media … Saying no to GMOs on the Cheerios Facebook page | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it

It appears that consumers who are staunchly against GMOs and avidly for GMO labeling on food products have paid more than a bit of attention to the Facebook Cheerios page. They are expressing their extreme disapproval for the non-labeling of GMO ingredients in the popular General Mills’ product

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This can't be good...

This can't be good... | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it

"We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons."

 http://www.foodfacts.com/NutritionFacts/Lemonade/Country-Time-Lemonade-Flavored-Drink-Mix-825-oz/14028

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The FDA can’t seem to meet its schedule for modifying U.S. Food Safety Regulations

The FDA can’t seem to meet its schedule for modifying U.S. Food Safety Regulations | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has some interesting news to report tonight coming out of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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Diet Alert: Foods and beverages containing Aspartame might actually cause weight gain, not help weight loss

Diet Alert:  Foods and beverages containing Aspartame might actually cause weight gain, not help weight loss | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has been warning consumers about the possible dangers of the non-nutritive sweetener Aspartame for quite a while now.
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