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FDA Basics Webinar - Using a Food Label to Make Smart Food Choices

DATE: Tuesday, Agust 10, 2010

TIME: 1:30 PM ET

Understanding food labels can help you make wise choices – if you know what to look for. What’s % DV and why is it important? What’s the relationship between serving size and total calories?

The FDA hosted a webinar "Using a Food Label to Make Smart Food Choices", Tuesday, August 10th at 1:30 PM ET. The featured speaker, Essie Yamini, who is a nutritionist and a Registered Dietitian with a Ph.D. in nutritional biochemistry, works with the science review team at FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. Dr. Yamini gave an overview and answered questions about the Nutrition Facts Label.

Download Presentation Slides:Using the Nutrition Facts Label to Make Healthy Food Choices (PDF, 599KB)

Web address for viewing: https://collaboration.fda.gov/p18708453/

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