Health & Fit FDA: 2020 Food Labels Will Now Show What’s In The Entire Package, Not Just One Serving Size

19:45  06 january  2020
19:45  06 january  2020 Source:   msn.com

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Comedian Brian Regan once said, “I think a serving size of ice cream is when you hear the spoon hit the bottom of the container.”

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If you’re one of those people who also look at the tiny servings sizes on food packages and scratch your head, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has good news for you in 2020.

The FDA is changing food labels so consumers can know exactly what’s in an entire box of their favorite foods.

Starting this month, the agency is recommending food labels include two columns – one for the nutritional facts of a single serving and one that tells you how much is in the whole package.

Potato chip brands like Lay’s have already switched to the new labels, according to CBS-affiliate WFSB.

The FDA is hoping the new double-label will help people make healthier choices — without having to do math on how many calories and servings you just chowed down.

7-Eleven Is Selling Whole Pizzas For $2.29 In Honor Of Leap Day .
Mix-and-match with triple cheese, pepperoni, and extreme meat. Leap Day, or Feb. 29, only comes once every four years. And 7-Eleven stores are celebrating the big day by serving up whole pizzas for just $2.29. Why buy only one pizza for that affordable low price when you can mix-and-match with triple cheese, pepperoni, and extreme meat pies? 7-Eleven recommends serving these delicacies with fruit, green salad or wings, which you can also grab at participating stores.

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