Tag: FDA

Food Label and You: CSI (Calorie Scene Investigators)

[music] Hey, don’t tamper with the evidence. What do we got so far, Sally? Well, I think we’re up against the toughest case this lab has ever had. I’ve got a serving of vanilla ice cream. That’s exhibit A in the new caloriemograph our lab just got. Oh, yes. We’re the first to get the…


The Food Label and You: Road Food (Finding Nutrition Information on the Road)

One of the hardest times to get nutritional information and make good choices is when you’re away from home. And when you’re hungry and in a hurry, it’s easy to order without thinking. Oh, excuse me. May I help you, sir? Yes, ma’am. I’m hungry and I’m in a hurry. Let me get a supersize…


Maple Sugar Industry and New FDA Labeling Requirements | Connecting Point | July 17, 2018

>>>IF YOU READ NUTRITION LABELS WHEN YOU SHOP FOR GROCERIES, YOU MAY HAVE NOTICED THEY ARE GETTING A MAJOR OVERHAUL THANKS TO NEW F.D.A. REQUIREMENTS AIMED AT GIVING US MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT EXACTLY WE’RE EATING. BUT AS “CONNECTING POINT”‘S STEPHANIE LEYDON REPORTS, THE FINE PRINT HAS IGNITED A WAR OF WORDS WITHIN NEW ENGLAND’S…


Your Food Is Trying To Tell You Something!

Every day you make lots of decisions about food. Understanding what the Nutrition Facts Label is telling you will help you make smart choices! First, check out Calories. Then comparing foods, remember, 400 calories or more per serving is high,and 100 calories per serving is moderate. Choose the food with lower calories. Next, look at…


How to Read Food Labels for Healthy Eating : Saturated Fat on Food Labels

Hi. My name is Brenda Thompson, registered dietitian and owner of Life Skills Nutrition. In this segment, I’m going to talk about fat, saturated fat and transfat. To find those nutrients in your foods, to find out how much of that nutrient is in your food, you want to look at the nutrition fact sheet….


How to Create a Nutrition Facts Label from a Recipe

How to Create a Nutrition Facts Label I am going to show you in this video how to make a nutrition fact label with the help of Shop’NCook software. Here is a recipe for Crab Louis salad. Shop’NCook software computes automatically the nutritional information. Getting an accurate nutritional analysis is the subject of another video,…


New Food Nutrition Labels on Channel 5 Talk of the Town w/ Retrofit Dietitian

Announcer: From the News 5 Channel network, this is Talk of the Town. Meryll: All right. Well, the nutrition labels on many of you’re favorite foods are getting a makeover, and these changes could make it easier to eat healthy. Lindsey Joe is a Registered Dietitian with Retrofit. It’s nice to have you with us….


The Food Label and You: Game Show Review (Are You Smarter Than A Food Label?)

[music] Welcome back to “Are you Smarter than a Food Label?” the game show that tests the food label knowledge of ordinary, everyday, average people. I’m your host, Label Dan, the FDA’s graphic representation of the nutrition facts label. No, really. Our next contestant hails from the lettuce capital of the U.S. His friends call…


FDA proposes new food labels

LIVING CLOSE TO THAT ICE JAM. THANK YOU VERY MUCH. AND THE FIRST LADY TODAY HERALDED A NEW GENERATION OF NUTRITION LABELS. FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN 20 YEAR, THE FDA IS PROPOSING CHANGING THE LABELS TO CLEAR THE CONFUSION ABOUT WHAT IT IS WE ARE EATING. HERE ARE THE CHANGES THE FDA…


The Food Label and You

[music] The United States Food and Drug Administration presents “The Food Label and You.” Now here’s your host, Dr. Samuel Franklin. Hello. I am Dr. Samuel Franklin with the United States Food and Drug Administration. Today, significant advances in the areas of nutrition science and modern day chemistry make the United States one of the…