February 9, 2023


Free For All Food

Here’s Something Easy Americans Could do to Stay Healthy

American’s trying to lead healthier lives have some readily available tools to help them.

But in spite of decades of research and revisions, they’re not having as much impact as they could.

Put another way: You can lead an American to fast food, but you can’t make them read the nutrition labels.

That at least seems to be the takeaway from a new study of the effectiveness of the nutritional labels required by the Food and Drug Administration.

Do those fries come with trans fats? Is the medium bag of movie theatre popcorn 800 or 900 calories? They’re good questions, but not ones that occur to many people.